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Song dynasty wine ewer

388 Song wine pot & lid

Our ref 329  A most beautiful and rare Song dynasty wine pot/ewer and cover ca. 12th century. Of six-lobed form, carved with leaf design and with distinctive pale blue glaze typical of qingbai pieces. Almost certainly made in Jiangxi province 12-13th century. Some crackling to glaze otherwise excellent condition.

Height: 8cm.

Provenance: The Dunlop Estate, formerly of Seton House in East Lothian during the 19th century and latterly of Selkirk, via Border Auctions Ltd

£1,900

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Above, left undersite of lid  Above right base of ewer

 

Ceramics Inventory Small, perfectly formed