London, South Kensington
14 May 2010
A QINGBAI BOWL
SONG DYNASTY (960-1279)
Moulded to the interior with a variety of flowering sprays issuing from jardinieres, below a band of key-fret, the central roundel with a phoenix in flight, covered to the body in a pale blue tinted transluscent glaze, unglazed at the rim
7 1/8in. (18cm.) diam.
Purchased from Bluett and Sons, 1961.
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