A Jian persimon-glazed tea bowl, Southern Song-Jin dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 39. A Jian persimon-glazed tea bowl, Southern Song-Jin dynasty (1127-1279). Estimate HKD 30,000 - HKD 50,000 (USD 3,879 - USD 6,466) © Christie's Images Ltd 2017

The bowl is covered overall with a lustrous glaze of reddish-brown tone, stopping irregularly above the foot exposing the dark purplish-brown body. 5 in. (12.9 cm.) diam., box

Christie's. The Pavilion Sale - Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 4 April 2017, Hong Kong