This object is eligible for a Certificate of BADA Provenance

Chinese russet-glazed bowl, Northern Song (1127-1279) possibly Yaozhou ware.

The widely flared conical body, with a rich variegated russet glaze thinning in areas and falling irregularly onto a slightly flared ring foot, the unglazed base showing a fine-grained, pale grey body.

For a similar glaze see Northern Song exhibition catalogue Master Pieces of Yaozhou Ware, Japan 1997-8 p. 44, no 56.


Diameter: 7 1/3in. 18.5cm

Condition report

Neatly restored glaze chip

Stock number

Open Monday-Friday 10-6