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A RARE WHITE-GLAZED FOLIATE-RIM DISH
FIVE DYNASTIES / NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 106,250 USD
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A RARE WHITE-GLAZED FOLIATE-RIM DISH
FIVE DYNASTIES / NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
Estimate
50,00070,000
LOT SOLD. 106,250 USD
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Details & Cataloguing

Song Tradition: Early Ceramics from the Yang De Tang Collection

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A RARE WHITE-GLAZED FOLIATE-RIM DISH
FIVE DYNASTIES / NORTHERN SONG DYNASTY
the well-potted sides rising from a tall slightly flared foot to the rim cut into four bracket-lobed petals, each defined by a pointed tip in the center, applied overall with an ivory-white glaze, the base incised with a xin guan (New Official) mark, the footrim left unglazed revealing the white body
Diameter 6 in., 15.2 cm
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Catalogue Note

Very few examples of foliate-rim dishes with a high splayed foot appear to be published. See a dish of related form illustrated with a cup-like receptacle, cataloged as white-glazed, excavated in 2002 and now in the Ji'nan Institute of Archaeology illustrated in Zhongguo chutu ciqi quanji / Complete Collection of Ceramic Art Unearthed in China, Beijing, 2008, vol. 6, pl. 110.  

For a related example attributed to the Ding kilns, see a foliate rim dish also with a xin guan mark but a flat foot, excavated in 1969 in Dingzhou, and illustrated in Zhongguo taoci quanji [Complete series on Chinese Ceramics], Shanghai, 1999-2000, vol. 7, pl. 42. Another related cupstand, also attributed to the Ding kilns, with a guan mark and excavated in 1969 in the Dingzhou Museum, is illustrated in Zhongguo chutu ciqi quanji / Complete Collection of Ceramic Art Unearthed in China, Beijing, 2008, vol. 3, pl. 89; and another with a shorter foot, illustrated in Decorated Porcelains of Dingzhou: White Ding wares from the collection of the National Palace Museum, Taipei, 2014, p.37, pl. I-18.

Song Tradition: Early Ceramics from the Yang De Tang Collection

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New York