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Two Jizhou ‘tortoiseshell’ glazed bowls, Southern Song, 12th-13th century. Estimate £2,000 – 3,000 (€2,700 – 4,000). Photo Bonhams.

Each decorated with variegated splashes to the interior and exterior on mottled russet and brown glazed grounds, variously falling short of the foot and lower body to reveal the buff pottery. The largest 12.2cm (4.7/8in) diam.

Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 25 Feb 2015 10:30 GMT – LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE