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    Description

    A Chinese Wucai 'Eight Immortals' Dish
    Marks: Six-character Wanli mark within double-circles
    11-7/8 x 2-1/4 inches (30.2 x 5.7 cm)

    PROVENANCE:
    From a private New York collection

    The interior is finely decorated with a scene depicting the Eight Daoist Immortals, holding their attributes, accompanied by Shoulao, the Star God of Longevity, seated and flanked by his crane, deer and an attendant, all in a garden setting under pine trees, the cavetto further decorated with auspicious clouds and stylized Shou characters, the exterior decorated with flower and leaf sprays, the footrim encircled with a scroll band.



    Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000.

    Condition Report*: Overall very good condition and striking appearance, with barely visible area of professional restoration to rim, and scattered areas of professional overpainting to underside, otherwise no significant losses or repairs observed; examined under blacklight.
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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    March
    16th Tuesday 9:50 am CT
    Auction Dates
    March
    16th Tuesday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    10 Days 12h 20m 47s
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 0
    Lot Tracking Activity: 13
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    This lot is in: 1 - Signature® Floor Session (Live Floor, Live Phone, Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 78001-78343) - 10:00 AM Central Time, Tuesday, March 16, 2021.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 7 days before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Heritage Auctions
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    Dallas, TX 75261



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