Lot 9. A Cizhou bottle vase, Yuan Dynasty. Estimate £800 - 1,200 (€1,000 - 1,500). Photo Bonhams.
The exterior vigorously painted with abstracted floral designs over a cream-coloured slip background, two copper metal infilled repairs; together with a green lead-glazed saddle-bag form ewer with incised lotus decoration and two high-relief figures at the spout, Probably Liao Dynasty. 21.5cm (8 1/2in) high (2).
Provenance: Purchased from Artemesia Oriental Porcelain on 22 December 1988 (receipt)