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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 63

    A LARGE AND FINELY MOULDED DING 'LOTUS' DISH

    NORTHERN SONG-JIN DYNASTY (960-1234)

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    A LARGE AND FINELY MOULDED DING 'LOTUS' DISH
    NORTHERN SONG-JIN DYNASTY (960-1234)
    With shallow rounded sides, the interior is finely moulded with a central medallion of lotus plants and water weeds encircled by a narrow band of key fret and an outer band of peony scroll, all below a double bow-string band, covered inside and out with a glaze of ivory tone continuing over the shallow ring foot to cover the base and pooling on the exterior in olive-toned tears, with copper rim mount.
    11 7/8 in. (30.1 cm.) diam., Japanese double wood boxes


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    Provenance

    A Japanese collection, 1960s
    Kochukyo, Ltd., Japan
    Hirano Kotoken, Ltd., Japan
    An important private Japanese collection