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Jizhou "Tortoiseshell" Glazed Jar

Auction:
2528B
Lot:
1089
Sold for:
$3,081$2,600

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Auction:
Asian Works Of Art - 2528B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
December 04, 2010 9:00AM

Description:

Jizhou "Tortoiseshell" Glazed Jar, China, Song dynasty (960-1279), the rounded body with a short neck, flanked by strap lugs, covered overall with a dark brown glaze in contrast with buff-colored splashes, ht. 5 1/4 in.

Provenance: Ex-collection of Robert H. Ellsworth.
Estimate $500-700

Keywords

China, Robert H. Ellsworth, Ceramic glaze, Chinese ceramics, Pottery

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