• 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 323

    A YAOZHOU CELADON CARVED CONICAL BOWL

    NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY, 11TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A YAOZHOU CELADON CARVED CONICAL BOWL
    NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY, 11TH CENTURY
    With slightly rounded, widely flared sides, the interior well carved with a leafy stem bearing a large peony blossom, with combed details, covered inside and out with a bubble-suffused glaze of greyish-green color pooling in the recesses and thinning to mushroom at the rim
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) diam., box


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    The result of Oxford Authentication thermoluminescence test no. P101f32 is consistent with the dating of this lot.

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