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Chinese ceramic Yaozhou bowl moulded inside with scrolling foliage and flowers, Northern Song/Jin dynasties
Stock Number: 5082
Chinese ceramic Yaozhou conical bowl moulded inside with scrolling foliage and flowers and outside with vertical lines covered by a light olive celadon glaze, 12th/13th centuries, Northern Song/Jin dynasties, d. 13 cm, 5¼ in; h 6 cm, 2¼ in. 9-21223 Bespoke box.
Literature: Song Dynasty Ceramics, by R. Kerr, 2020 London, cat. 54, p. 73 for two bowls 18,3 cm in diameter but with a similar floral decoration.
◆ This bowl was manufactured at the kilns in Shanxi or Henan Provinces. The Guangzhou Museum has a similar low bowl with 15 cm, 6 in. in diameter.