A large Junyao incense burner, Song – Yuan dynasty (960-1368)

Lo 414.  A large Junyao incense burner, Song – Yuan dynasty (960-1368); w. 13.3 cm, 5 1/4  inEstimate HKD 50,000 — 70,000. Lot Sold 500,000 HKD© Sotheby's.

of compressed globular form with a constricted neck and everted rim, applied with a thick lavender-blue glaze thinning to a mushroom tone at the rim and falling short above the feet revealing the grey-coloured body .

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