15 September 2016
This lot is offered without a reserve
A LONGQUAN CELADON DEEP BOWL
SOUTHERN SONG DYNASTY (1127-1279)
The bowl is potted with deep, rounded sides, carved on the exterior with overlapping petals rising from the foot, and is covered allover with a glaze of pale sea-green tone beneath the metal-bound rim.
5 3/8 in. (13.8 cm.) diam.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1916 (Rogers Fund).
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