Lot 21: Two Temmoku Tea Bowls with 'Oil Spot' Glaze, Jian Ware
22 October 2016
Berlin, Berlin, GermanyLive Auction
Stoneware with black glaze
China, style of the Jian ware of the Song dynasty (960-1279)
Both bowls of conical shape with straight foot ring
Inside and outside silvery 'oil spots'
Height: 7/7.3 cm; Diameter: 12.2/12.9 cm
The tea bowls are in a good condition. The glaze of one bowl shows a minor loose in the area of the well. Some slight manufacture flaws. The heights measure 7 cm and 7.3 cm. The diameters of 12.2 and 12.9 cm. One bowl with smaller restoration.
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