A small moulded ‘Longquan’ celadon dish, 14th Century

Lot 252. A small moulded ‘Longquan’ celadon dish, 14th Century; 15cm., 5 7/8  in. Estimate 10,000 - 15,000 GBP. Lot sold 11,250 GBP. Photo Sotheby's.

the shallow rounded sides rising from a short foot to an everted barbed rim, the interior moulded with a central medallion enclosing a recumbent ‘rhinoceros’ looking at a new moon emerging from clouds, all encircled by a meandering floral scroll and a band of ruyi clouds, covered overall in a sea-green glaze

Sotheby's. Fine Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, London, 06 Nov 2013