A small Chinese Yaozhou celadon molded brush washer, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty (960-1234)

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Lot 3. A small Chinese Yaozhou celadon molded brush washer, Northern Song-Jin Dynasty (960-1234). D: 3 1/2 in. Sold for $1,890 (Estimated at $1,500 - $2,000). © FREEMAN’S 2021 

The interior decorated with stylized lotus flowers and scrollwork, with flared, everted rim, olive-green glaze; underside of footring unglazed; elegant carved hardwood stand; cloth box

Property from a US private collection.

Exhibited: Morristown, New Jersey, Morris Museum, "Harmony in Clay: The Elegance and Refinement of Song Ceramics" March 8 to June 24, 2012, #20

Literature: "Song Ceramics, the Eight Kiln Groups at a Glance: Examples from the Jiyuanshanfang Collection", 2008, p. 202

FREEMAN’S. Asian Arts. October 14, 2021