7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A CELADON DEEP BOWL, 15TH/16TH CENTURY
with steep slightly curved sides, the exterior moulded with slender petals radiating from the foot rim, and the interior carved with a stylised flower head at the centre and a band of key-fret below the rim, all under an olive glaze pooling to a deeper tone in the areas of lowest relief and thinning at the rim -- 8¼ in. (21 cm.) diam.
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