A rare black-glazed foliate-rimmed jar, Northern Song / Jin dynasty | 北宋 / 金 黑釉花口罐
A rare black-glazed foliate-rimmed jar
Northern Song / Jin dynasty
北宋 / 金 黑釉花口罐
finely potted with the slightly compressed globular body rising from a splayed foot to a six-lobed mouth with a furled rim, covered overall with an even lustrous black glaze falling short above the foot to reveal the buff-colored stoneware body
Diameter 4 in., 10.1 cm
In overall good condition with some expected minor firing imperfections. Some minor wear and accretions to the surface.
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