6 April 2015
A QINGBAI PETAL-LOBED CUP
SONG DYNASTY (960-1279)
The cup is well potted with deep petal-lobed sides rising to the rim of conforming shape. The interior is carved with a domed centre with a movable pistill in the form of a figure inside. It is covered overall in an attractive even greenish-blue glaze.
4 5/8 in. (11.9 cm.) diam.
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