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18 car boot Chinese vase worth thousands

A 400-year-old vase bought for £18 at a car boot sale in Leicestershire is worth up to £5,000, experts have said.

The Chinese blue and white porcelain piece was taken by its new owners to Hansons Auctioneers, in Derbyshire, to find out more about its origins.

Charles Hanson, from the firm, said the vase dates back to the 1600s and "is in superb condition for its age".

He said: "It was made for the European market at a time porcelain manufacture was not possible in the UK."

Mr Hanson said: "It was valued as highly as gold."

He added that the vase, which depicts a rocky garden landscape, was produced during a "fascinating and stormy" period towards the end of the Ming Dynasty, or in the Qing period that followed.

The Ming Dynasty, from 1368-1644, was a time marked by social, cultural and economic transformation and a dramatic flourishing of the arts.

In April, a tiny Ming porcelain "chicken cup" sold for a record-breaking £21.5m in Hong Kong.

Yeovil Car Boot Sale
This large boot sale is held every Sunday at the large showground just south of Yeovil on the A37 Dorchester road. It starts at 1pm and goes on until 4pm. It is one of the largest boot sales in the area After 13:00 PM - 1.00 (per car & passengers) or 1 each pedestrian (Please note: Entry for Early Buyers who wish to enter before 13:00 PM will be charged 6:00 each therefore, we strongly advise customers to wait until 13:00 PM) STRICTLY NO DOGS ALLOWED ON SITE (including dogs left in cars) Tel: 075 111 95858
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