15 September 2016
This lot is offered without a reserve
A PURPLE-SPLASHED JUNYAO BOWL
YUAN DYNASTY (1279-1368)
The bowl is potted with deep rounded sides and is covered inside and out with a thick, crackled blue glaze, thinning to a mottled brown on the rim. Two splashes of reddish purple and pale green accentuate the interior.
7 ¼ in. (18.3 cm.) diam.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, accessioned in 1918 (Rogers Fund).
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