Lot 88. A carved 'Ding' lobed dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). 19.3 cm, 7 5/8 in. Estimate 8,000 - 12,000 GBP. Lot sold 15,000 GBP. Photo: Sotheby's.
the flared sides rising from a short tapered foot to a six-lobed rim, the interior freely carved with a single lotus bloom borne on leafy stems, covered overall in a creamy ivory glaze, the rim bound with copper.
Sotheby's. Important Chinese Art, London, 08 nov. 2017, 11:00 AM