Lot 266. A 'Xing' bowl, 10th century; 12.5 cm, 5 in. Estimate 3,000 — 5,000 GBP. Lot sold 8,750 GBP. © Sotheby's.
the deep slightly curved sides rising from a concave base to an incurved rim and covered overall with an even white glaze slightly pooling in characteristic teardrops on the exterior.
Exhibited: The Tea Bowl in China, Korea, Vietnam, Japan, Australia: A Study in Cultural Influence, Synthesis and Metamorphosis, Asian Arts Institute of Australia, New South Wales, 2007, cat. no. 6.
Sotheby's. St George Street Sale: Asian Art, London, 09 Nov 2018.