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A Rare Chinese Artifact Worth Up to $500,000 USD Was Found at a U.S. Yard Sale

1 month ago   |   By Hypebeast

One man's trash is another man's rare Chinese artifact. According to Associated Press , a small porcelain bowl that was picked up by an unknown buyer at a Connecticut yard sale for $35 turned out to be a vestige from 15th century China. The ancient piece has been deemed " exceptional and rare " by Sotheby's and will be up for auction in New York on March 17. Sotheby's estimates that the Ming Dynasty piece is worth between $300,000 and $500,000 USD. The piece is believed to have been made for the Yongle court, a period of time in which Sotheby's says the Ming Dynasty "came into its own...
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