A ‘Cizhou’ sgraffiato black-glazed vase, Jin dynasty (1115-1234)

Lot 651. A ‘Cizhou’ sgraffiato black-glazed vase, Jin dynasty (1115-1234). Estimate 30,000 — 40,000 HKD. Lot sold 40,000 HKD. photo: Sotheby's.

well potted with a pear-shaped form and flared mouthrim, carved through a rich dark brown glaze to the reddish brown body beneath with a broad band of vegetal scrolls and archaistic leiwen encircling the shoulder; 23.5 cm, 9 1/4  in.

Sotheby's. Chinese Art, Hong Kong, 02 Jun 2016