18 - 19 September 2014
AN ARCHAISTIC IRON-RED-DECORATED STEM BOWL
The compressed globular body of the bowl and the spreading pedestal are decorated in iron red and white with archaistic designs on an iron-red ground. A three-character inscription, Zhou Qi dou (dou of the Qi state of the Zhou dynasty), is inscribed in iron red on the bottom of the white interior, and a partially effaced six-character seal mark in iron red is at the top of the interior of the foot.
6¼ in. (16 cm.) high, 7½ in. (19 cm.) wide
Nagatani Inc., Chicago, March 1986.
Dr. Peter M. Greiner (1940-2013) Collection.
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