A RARE CIZHOU CARVED 'TIGER' PILLOW NORTHERN SONG - JIN DYNASTY | 北宋至金 磁州窰珍珠地剔花老虎枕
120,000 - 150,000 HKD
A RARE CIZHOU CARVED 'TIGER' PILLOW
NORTHERN SONG - JIN DYNASTY
26.7 cm, 10½ in.
There are star cracks to the top of the pillow, the longest measuring approx. 16 cm to the lower right. General surface wear, especially along the upper edge of the pillow.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.
NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE.
Bonhams San Francisco, 15th November 2011, lot 3314.