A black-glazed jar, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234). Estimate HK$ 150,000 – HK$250,000 ($19,449 - $32,415). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2015.
The jar is stoutly potted with a gloublar body and waisted neck rising to an everted mouth. It is covered on the exterior with a lustrous brownish-black glaze ending in an irregular line above the foot to reveal the fine, white ware. 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm.) high
Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong in 1986
CHRISTIE'S. THE PAVILION SALE - CHINESE CERAMICS & WORKS OF ART, 6 October 2015, 22nd Floor