17 - 18 September 2015
A SMALL DINGYAO CARVED DISH
NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY, 11TH-12TH CENTURY
The dish has shallow sides rounding upwards in a slight flare to the metal-mounted rim, and the interior is carved with a leafy stem bearing a single lotus. The dish is covered inside and out with a glaze of ivory tone that also covers the base.
4 ¾ in. (12.1 cm.) diam.
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