A sancai-glazed moulded bowl, Tang Dynasty. Sold for £2,750 (€3,521). Photo Bonhams
The small bowl with splashed ochre and green-glaze spots over a white slip, the exterior and base ochre-glazed and with a moulded repeating design; together with a small baluster jar with a rolled mouth rim, glazed a deep forest green hue, Liao Dynasty. The bowl: 10.2cm (in) diam. The jar: 14.5cm (5 3/4in) high (2).
Provenance: the bowl, Christie’s (labels, one numbered 00412/872)
Eskenazi London (label no. 4912).
Notes: For a similar sancai bowl dated to the 8th century see the Ashmolean Museum collection no. EA1956.1044
Bonhams. ASIAN ART, 3 Nov 2014 10:30 GMT – LONDON, KNIGHTSBRIDGE