6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 3,750
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A LONGQUAN CELADON PETAL-CARVED SHALLOW BOWL, SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY (1127-1279)
the rounded sides carved in low relief to the exterior with a band of overlapping lotus petals rising from the foot, covered with pale green glaze -- 6½in. (16.7cm.) diam.
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