15 décembre 2017

An unglazed stoneware storage jar and lid, Lý–Trần dynasty, 12th-14th century

Lot 861. An unglazed stoneware storage jar and lid, Lý–Trần dynasty, 12th-14th century; 7 1/8in (18cm) height overall. Estimate US$ 1,500 - 2,500 (€1,300 - 2,100). Unsold. Photo: Bonhams. The ovoid jar formed with a concave collar, with lotus petal bands and roller marks impressed on the walls above a saw-town line of sculpted petals that encircle the tall foot ring with pierced details, the collar covered by the domed lid impressed with the same lotus petal and roller bands surrounding a... [Lire la suite]