A carved Longquan celadon dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644)

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Lot 709. A carved Longquan celadon dish, Ming dynasty (1368-1644); 14 1/8 in. (35.9 cm.) diamEstimate USD 7,000 - USD 10,000Unsold. © Christie's 2021

The dish is carved in the center with two lotus blossoms, surrounded by leafy scrolls in the well below the grooved, everted rim. The dish is covered overall with a glaze of sea-green color which pools in the recesses, except for an unglazed circle on the base burnt orange in the firing.

Christie's. Important Chinese Ceramics and Works of Art, 18 march 2021