21 March 2000
A Henan Brown-Splashed Black-Glazed Bowl
The rounded body covered on the interior with a lustrous black glaze with russet splashes thinning to russet on the edge of the everted rim and continuing onto the exterior atop a russet glaze ending in an irregular line above the unusual tall cylindrical foot
4.15/16in. (12.4cm.) diam.
Cunliffe Collection, T1
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A russet-splashed bowl with the same, unusual high foot, is in the Collection of Gustav VI Adolf of Sweden, illustrated by Bo Gyllensvard, Kinesisk Konst Under 5,000 AR., Ostasiatiska Museets Uställningskatalog Nr: 27, 1977, no. 64.
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