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Large 18th Century Chinese Porcelain Rooster

China Ca. 1780

A robust and large late 18th century example. The head and comb are unglazed. The body has incised lines all over under the glaze to simulate feathers.

Price

$2400

Condition

Excellent except for minor wear and chips to the tips of three spikes of the comb.

Measurements

15 1/8" high, 8 1/2" long, 5 3/8" deep

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