An oval 'peony' pillow, Liao dynasty (907-1125)

Lot 526. An oval 'peony' pillow, Liao dynasty (907-1125); 9 3/4in(24.8cm) long. Estimate US$ 800 - 1,200Sold for US$ 828 (€ 681). Courtesy Bonhams.

The bombe body rising from a low foot and tapering into a double ribbed neck set off by paired bovine handles below a flared rim, covered in and out with a pale blue-green glazed of complex craquelure, the foot rim burnt orange in firing.

Bonhams. Asian Decorative Works of Art, 15 Dec 2020, Los Angeles