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    Sale 1976

    Fine Chinese Ceramics And Works Of Art

    19 March 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 547

    A RUSSET-SPLASHED BLACK-GLAZED CONICAL BOWL

    NORTHERN SONG/JIN DYNASTY, LATE 11TH-12TH CENTURY

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    A RUSSET-SPLASHED BLACK-GLAZED CONICAL BOWL
    NORTHERN SONG/JIN DYNASTY, LATE 11TH-12TH CENTURY
    Of Cizhou type, the sides flaring before rounding up to the rim, covered with a lustrous black glaze liberally splashed on the interior with russet and with some russet streaks on the exterior falling from the rim towards where the glaze ends in an irregular line to expose the finely grained ware; together with a Jianyao 'hare's fur' conical tea bowl with everted rim, Song dynasty
    5¼ and 4¾ in. (13.4 and 12 cm.) diam. (2)


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    Provenance

    Stephen Junkunc, III.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM AN IMPORTANT AMERICAN PRIVATE COLLECTION