Lot 568. A blue and white 'lotus' dish, Ming dynasty, Wanli period (1573-1620); 21 cm, 8 1/4 in. Estimate 80,000 — 120,000 HKD. Lot sold 125,000 HKD (5,698 EUR). Courtesy Sotheby's.
the rounded sides rising to an everted rim, painted on the exterior a dragon chasing a flaming pearl, the base with a six-character mark in underglaze blue.