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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 94

    A CIZHOU BLACK-GLAZED TRUNCATED MEIPING

    NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY (960-1127)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CIZHOU BLACK-GLAZED TRUNCATED MEIPING
    NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY (960-1127)
    The vase is potted with a narrow countersunk base rising to broad rounded shoulders and a columnar neck underneath an everted galleried rim, covered inside and out with a glossy dark brown glaze thinning to mushroom at the rims, with the exception of the foot and part of the base revealing the pale grey buff body.
    7 3/4 in. (19.8 cm.) high, box


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    Provenance

    A Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1990s