An amber-glazed globular jar, Liao Dynasty (907-1125)

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Lot 24. An amber-glazed globular jar, Liao Dynasty (907-1125). Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016

The globular jar has a slightly flared mouth, and is covered with a glaze of rich amber tone that falls irregularly near the foot. 7 ½ in. (19.1 cm.) high. Some kiln abrasions to the sides - expected glaze chips - restoration to the majority of the neck and the rim with associated over paintingEstimation: USD 3,000 - 4,000

Provenance: Acquired in Hong Kong, 2010.

Christie's on line. The Art of China.