A russet-speckled black-glazed bowl, and a russet-splashed black-glazed handled jar, Song dynasty (960-1279)

Lot 339. A russet-speckled black-glazed bowl, and a russet-splashed black-glazed handled jar, Song dynasty (960-1279); 20.4 cm and 19.2 cm, 8 and 7 1/2  in. Estimate 15,000 — 20,000 HKD. Lot sold 60,000 HKD (6,837 EUR)Courtesy Sotheby's.

the bowl of conical shape rising from a short, slightly splayed foot, covered in a thick black glaze accentuated with russet splashes, the jar with the ovoid body rising from a recessed base to a broad shoulder set with two strap handles, covered with a mottled brownish-black glaze splashed in russet with abstract floral motifs

Sotheby's. CHINA / 5000 YEARS, Hong Kong, 05 Jun 2020