A small 'Longquan' celadon mallet vase, Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279)

Lot 183. A small 'Longquan' celadon mallet vase, Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279). Estimate 80,000 — 100,000 HKD. Lot sold 187,500 HKD. Photo: Sotheby's.

the cylindrical body surmounted by a tall slender neck applied with a pair of 'dragon-fish' handles, covered overall with a smooth sea-green glaze draining to a paler tone at the edges, Japanese wood box - 16.2 cm., 6 3/8  in.

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