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

Lot 1368. A small carved 'Yaozhou' saucer dish, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diameter 4 7/8  in., 12.5 cm. Estimate $3,000 - $5,000. Sold: $9,375. © Sotheby's

the exterior decorated with a single incised line, the interior carved and combed with turbulent waves, covered overall with an attractive olive-green glaze suffused with fine crackle, stopping neatly in a circle around the base exposing the grayish-brown body, Japanese wood box (2).

Provenance: Purchased in Tokyo, 1986.

Property from the Collection of David and Nayda Utterberg.

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