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    Sale 13755

    Classical Chinese Art from the Sui to the Song Dynasties

    1 June 2016, Convention Hall

  • Lot 3122

    A CARVED YAOZHOU 'RHINOCEROS' DISH

    NORTHERN SONG-JIN DYNASTY (960-1234)

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    A CARVED YAOZHOU 'RHINOCEROS' DISH
    NORTHERN SONG-JIN DYNASTY (960-1234)
    The dish is carved to the interior with a diamond-shaped cartouche enclosing a recumbent rhinoceros gazing up at a full moon, encircled by scrolls beneath the well, covered inside and out with a glossy olive-green glaze pooling at the recesses, the base and foot unglazed.
    7 1/8 in. (18 cm.) diam., box


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    Provenance

    My Gallery, Hong Kong, 2000