A BLACK GLAZED BOWL, NORTHERN CHINA, SONG DYNASTY (960-1279 AD)
Conical shape covered in a thick dark glaze with russet splashes, the exterior glazed to the pale grey stoneware foot - 7in. (178mm) diam

Damaged in transit -. Claim paid
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