Bowl with Two Boys and Foliage Period:Southern Song dynasty (1127–1279) Date:12th–13th century Culture:China Medium:Porcelain with incised and combed decoration under celadon glaze (Qingbai ware) Dimensions:H. 2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm); Diam. 8 1/4 in. (21 cm); Diam. of foot: 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm)
AN EXTREMELY RARE 'LINRU' BOTTLE VASE SONG DYNASTY Estimate: 2,000,000 - 3,000,000 HKD finely potted with an elegant pear-shaped body rising from a narrow cylindrical foot to a tall, slender neck flared toward the rim, covered overall in a rich, evenly crackled pale moss-green glaze stopping just above the footring revealing the brick-red biscuit-fired body, the interior and the recessed base partially glazed 29.5 cm., 11 5/8 in.