A 'Jun' sky-blue-glazed dish, Northern Song dynasty | 北宋 鈞窰天藍釉盤
A 'Jun' sky-blue-glazed dish
Northern Song dynasty
well potted with the wide shallow sides raised on a short foot, covered overall with an attractive milky sky-blue glaze draining to a mushroom tone at the rim, the neatly pared foot ring left unglazed covered in brown dressing
Diameter 6 in., 15.4 cm
The rim is slightly warped; otherwise, the dish is in overall good condition with some expected minor firing imperfections and age-appropriate wear.
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