08 février 2010

White stoneware lobed dish. China, Northern Song dynasty, late 10th - early 11th century

White stoneware lobed dish. China, Northern Song dynasty, late 10th - early 11th century A white stoneware dish, supported on a straight ring foot, the broad rim rising steeply from the convex well and divided into six lobes. The thinly potted stoneware is covered in an ivory tinged glaze that leaves only the inside outer edge of the rim unglazed, where the glaze has been wiped away. Both the base and the foot are covered in glaze. Diameter: 6 3/4 inches, 17 cm. Height: 1 3/4 inches, 4.5 cm. Price on application ... [Lire la suite]

07 avril 2009

A moulded glass Bowl . Persia, 10th/ 11th Century

A moulded glass Bowl . Persia, 10th/ 11th Century in a dark bluish-green tone, with a tooled rim on straight flaring walls and pushed-in base with a conical kick and pontil mark underneath, blown into a mould decorated with vertical ribbing sandwiching a horizontal row of six omphalos motifs. 15 cm. diam., 6.3 cm. high. Estimate: £3,000 - 5,000. Unsold. Bonhams. Islamic & Indian Art, 2 Apr 2009. New Bond Street www.bonhams.com (Copyright © 2002-2009 Bonhams 1793 Ltd., Images and Text All Rights Reserved)
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