A carved 'Yaozhou' celadon-glazed dish, Northern Song / Jin dynasty | 北宋 / 金 耀州窰青釉刻蓮紋盤
Important Chinese Art from the Collection of Bruce Dayton and Ruth Stricker Dayton
A carved 'Yaozhou' celadon-glazed dish
Northern Song / Jin dynasty
北宋 / 金 耀州窰青釉刻蓮紋盤
the shallow sides rising to a straight lipped rim, the center deftly carved with a large lotus bloom and leaf amidst fluid scrolls, all under a vibrant olive-green glaze save for the footring
Diameter 7¼ in., 18.4 cm
Overall in good condition with age-consistent surface wear and minor firing imperfections.
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Blitz Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, Amsterdam, 3rd April 2001.
Blitz Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art，阿姆斯特丹，2001年4月3日