London, South Kensington
12 - 13 October 2006
A Chinese 'Longquan' celadon glazed bulb bowl, 15th century
strongly potted with round sides inturned at the mouthrim, supported on three animal-mask feet, the sides moulded with the Eight Triagrams below a band of raised bosses around the rim, covered with a sea-green glaze except for the plugged underside burnt orange -- 8 5/16in. (21.2cm.) diam.
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