A Yingqing flower-form bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 1366. A Yingqing flower-form bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diameter 5 1/2  in., 14.1 cm. Estimate $2,000 - $3,000. Sold: $16,250. © Sotheby's

modeled in the form of a prunus flower with the gently rounded sides rising from a slightly splayed foot, the interior with vertical ridges extending from the five-lobed rim, covered overall with a transparent glaze, together with a small yingqing flower-form box and cover (3).

Sotheby's. Saturday at Sotheby's: Asian Art, New York, 18 March 2017