London, South Kensington
11 November 2016
A SMALL SANCAI-GLAZED 'HARE' DISH
JIN DYNASTY (1115-1234)
The dish is decorated in green, amber, cream and brown tones with a central design of an incised hare amongst grasses.
4 5/8 in. (11.9 cm.) diam.
Property from a private Belgian collection, acquired in the 1960's and 1970's.
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