A small Longquan celadon washer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279)

Lot 3255. A small Longquan celadon washer, Southern Song dynasty (1127-1279); 4 in. (10.1 cm.) diamEstimate $3,000 – $4,000Price Realized $6,875. © Christie's Image Ltd 2015

The The washer is finely potted with an angular profile rising from the short foot to a slightly everted rim, and is covered overall with an even crackled glaze of sea-green tone, Japanese wood box

Provenance: Private collection, Japan, acquired in the 1990s.

Christie's. FINE CHINESE CERAMICS AND WORKS OF ART, 15 - 16 March 2015, New York, Rockefeller Plaza