A celadon-glazed moulded 'dragon' dish. Yuan Dynasty

Supported on a short recessed foot, the gently rounded sides moulded with a lotus-petal band and terminating in a broad flange rim, the interior moulded with a moulded scaly dragon in pursuit of the flaming pearl (reinforced glaze cracks).36½cm (14¼in) diam.- Sold for £5,040

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