A russet-painted black-glazed jar, Northern Song / Jin dynasty | 北宋 / 金 黑釉醬斑罐
A russet-painted black-glazed jar
Northern Song / Jin dynasty
北宋 / 金 黑釉醬斑罐
sturdily potted with the tapering sides rising from a countersunk base to broad shoulders below a short neck, covered overall with a lustrous black glaze accentuated around the exterior with vertical russet streaks, the mouth rim and foot ring left unglazed revealing the buff-colored stoneware body
Width 5 ¼ in., 13.4 cm
In overall good condition with some expected minor wear and firing imperfections, including an insignificant firing crack to the base.
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