A rare blue and white 'lança' bowl, mark and period of Wanli (1573-1620)

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Lot 315. A rare blue and white 'lança' bowl, mark and period of Wanli (1573-1620); 12.8 cm, 5 inEstimate 100,000 — 150,000. Lot Sold 550,000 HKD (70,263 USD). © Sotheby's.

decorated to the interior with a medallion enclosing a lança character, surrounded by rows of smaller characters on the cavetto and repeated on the exterior

Provenance: Christie's London, 20th/21st June 1984, lot 247.

Sotheby'sChinese Art, including Snuff Bottles and Jades from an Old Hong Kong Family Collection, Hong Kong, 28 november 2019