A Chinese Jizhou ware bowl,
Song dynasty (960-1279), decorated on the interior in resist technique with florets reserved in a dark brown glaze, against a finely variegated buff matt ground imitating tortoiseshell, the exterior covered with a dark brown glaze ending on top of a dark reddish-brown slip, gold mounting to the rim,
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Sold for £480
Crackles to glaze of exterior and with losses, unable to check rim condition, gold tested approximately 18k or above.
Provenance: Purchased from Japan.
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