A Cizhou-type deep bowl, Song-Ming Dynasty. Photo Bonhams.
Carved to the interior with a large stylised flowerhead and scrolling leafy stems, beneath a triple banded border, a small splash of green glaze to the centre, the cream crackled glaze falling short of the foot to the exterior. 31cm (12.1/4in) diam. Estimate £1,500 – 2,000 (€1,900 – 2,500)