7 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,000
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A LARGE CELADON BOWL, 15TH CENTURY
the steep curving sides carved in the interior with two hibiscus flowers amongst scrolling foliage around a moulded central medallion depicting an orchid-like flower and foliage, the exterior with similar carved foliage below a key-fret band at the rim, all under an even olive-green glaze -- 12 5/8 in. (32 cm.) diam., wood stand
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