A 'Longquan' Celadon Bamboo-Neck Vase, Xianwen Ping, Song-Yuan dynasty - Photo Sotheby's

solidly potted, the pear-shaped vase rising to a tall cylindrical neck supporting a galleried rim, accentuated with a series of concentric raised fillets around the body, with two further concentric rings to the neck to resemble bamboo, covered in a thick sea-green glaze with a faint crackle, the footring unglazed; 24.7cm., 9 3/4 in. Estimation: 5,000 - 8,000 GBP

Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics & Works of Art. London | 07 nov. 2012 www.sothebys.com