Lot 130: A JIZHOU 'TORTOISESHELL' TEA BOWL
December 8, 2016
Prague 1, Czech RepublicLive Auction
The interior is decorated in resist technique with paper-cut decoration, the exterior covered with a rich dark brown glaze liberally splashed in translucent golden glaze in imitation of tortoiseshell.
China, Southern Song Dynasty (1127-1279). Diameter 11.5 cm.