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    Sale 12548

    The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art

    5 April 2016, Hong Kong

  • Lot 83

    A SMALL CARVED DING ‘LOTUS’ DISH

    NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY (960-1127)

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    Estimate

    A SMALL CARVED DING ‘LOTUS’ DISH
    NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY (960-1127)
    The dish is potted with a bevelled foot and flaring sides and is freely carved to the interior with a single lotus spray with combed details. It is covered overall with a warm ivory glaze with the exception of the unglazed mouth rim exposing the white biscuit body.
    4 1/2 in. (11.5 cm.) diam., box


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    Provenance

    A Japanese private collection, acquired in the 1990s


    Literature

    Kuro to Shiro ~Soji~, Tokyo, 2015, pl. 20