A Yue celadon lobed bowl, Five dynasties (907-960)


Lot 303. A Yue celadon lobed bowl, Five dynasties (907-960); 18.7 cm, 7 3/8  inEstimate 80,000 — 100,000. Lot Sold 93,750 HKD (11,977 USD). © Sotheby's.

with rounded sides rising from a slightly splayed foot to a six-lobed rim, applied overall save for the footring with a greyish-green glaze

Note: See a smaller bowl (12.2 cm) in the Victoria and Albert Museum, London, similarly potted with six lobes resting on a short foot and dated to the Five Dynasties to early Northern Song dynasty, illustrated in Rose Kerr, Song Dynasty Ceramics, London, 2004, nos 8 and 8a.

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