A 'CIZHOU' 'JULUXIAN' CREAM-GLAZED WASHER
NORTHERN SONG / JIN DYNASTY
北宋 / 金 磁州窰鉅鹿縣開片白釉洗
the shallow rounded sides rising from a neatly cut foot to an outward canted rim, the interior covered in a white slip and a glaze of ivory tone continuing over the rim and stopping well above the foot on the exterior, the foot unglazed revealing the grayish body, the glaze suffused with a network of golden-beige crackle
Diameter 7½ in., 19.2 cm
The mouthrim has a small chip and abrasions. The interior has minor surface wear and scratches, otherwise in overall good condition.
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