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All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1253726
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A splendid Ding type bowl dating from the Northern Song dynasty (960-1127), beautifully carved in lotus sprays.

The attractive vessel is veiled in a finely crackled white glaze with traces of bluish undertones, that form an imaginary bridge to the celadon wares of the same era.

As can be seen on pictures 7 and 8, a few innocent hairlines are visible inside the bowl, which does not leak. It will be shipped in a fitted wooden box...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1267215
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A very attractive bowl dating from the Chinese Song dynasty (960-1279).

Tenmoku (Tian-mu in Chinese) bowls were first brought to Japan by Zen monks on their return from studying in China. During the Kamakura period (1185-1333), Zen Buddhism became very influential, and tea drinking was popular with the nobility...

All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Pottery : Pre 1492 item #1273801
Meiji Bijutsu
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A splendid Tenmoku chawan (tea bowl) dating from the Chinese Song dynasty (960-1279).

Tenmoku (Tian-mu in Chinese) bowls were first brought to Japan by Zen monks on their return from studying in China. During the Kamakura period (1185-1333), Zen Buddhism became very influential, and tea drinking was popular with the nobility...