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A 'JIAN' 'HARE'S FUR' TENMOKU BOWL

 
SONG DYNASTY
thickly potted, of deep conical form, the gently rounded sides rising from a short foot to an indented groove beneath the rim, the interior and exterior covered with a thick black lustrous glaze, with brown striations at the rim extending to silvery-blue 'hare's-fur' striations to the sides, the glaze pooling unevenly above the foot to reveal the dark brown stoneware body underneath, the rim mounted in metal
12.6 cm, 5 in.
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Provenance

Collection of Philip Whitmore.
Collection of Anthony Du Boulay, no. P368.
Bonhams London, 10th November 2003, lot 154.

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