A small carved 'Yaozhou' saucer dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 962. A small carved 'Yaozhou' saucer dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diameter 5 1/4  in., 13.3 cm. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 USD. Lot sold 6,875 USD. © Sotheby's

the interior carved and combed with turbulent waves, the exterior decorated with a single incised line, covered overall with an attractive olive-green glaze, stopping neatly in a circle around the base exposing the speckled tan body, Japanese wood box (3).

Provenance: Collection of Charlotte Horstman.

Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 16 Sep 2017