A small 'Ding' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127)

Lot 1372. A small 'Ding' bowl, Northern Song dynasty (960-1127). Diameter 4 1/8  in., 10.5 cm. Estimate $4,000 - $6,000. Sold: $8,125. © Sotheby's

with deep rounded sides rising to a lipped rim, all supported on a slightly recessed base and foot, the white stoneware body covered overall with an ivory-tinged glaze, the rim left unglazed.

Provenance: Purchased in San Francisco, 1987

Property from the Collection of David and Nayda Utterberg.

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