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A colorful Chinese "lotus bowl" made between 1662 and 1722 sold for $9.5 million at a Sotheby’s auction in Hong Kong on April 9, 2013. The ruby red bowl, decorated with pink, yellow, and blue lotuses, is tiny, about 3 inches in diameter by 1 1/2 inches high.

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Photo: Sotheby's

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#1 Enchiladeeda 2013-04-18 13:37
Any marks on this bowl?

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