• Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works  auction at Christies

    Sale 2196

    Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art Including Property from the Arthur M. Sackler Collections

    15 September 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 329

    A SMALL CIZHOU BLACK-GLAZED RIBBED JAR

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

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    A SMALL CIZHOU BLACK-GLAZED RIBBED JAR
    NORTHERN SONG/JIN DYNASTY, 11TH/12TH CENTURY
    The compressed bulbous body decorated with narrowly spaced vertical ribs formed by trails of white slip that appear buff color through the lustrous dark brown glaze that thins to olive brown on the short neck and falls short of the ring foot to expose the fine grey ware, the interior covered with a thin brown glaze
    5 in. (12.7 cm.) across, wood cover


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    Compare a similar black-glazed ribbed globular jar, sold in these rooms, 30 March 2005, lot 294.

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