A rare Henan Donggou sky-blue glazed dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)

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Lot 2816. A rare Henan Donggou sky-blue glazed dish, Northern Song-Jin dynasty (960-1234)7 in. (17.8 cm.) diam., boxPrice realised HKD 937,500 (Estimate HKD 80,000 - HKD 120,000). © Christie's 2021

The dish is covered overall with a crackled, intense azure-blue glaze thinning to a mushroom tone at the mouth rim and an area on the underside. The foot is unglazed, revealing the pale grey body.

Christie's. The Songde Tang Collection - Song Dynasty Ceramics, Hong Kong, 3 december 2021