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Day two: Chinese Works of Art & South East Asian Works of Art(#1069) 10/11/2021 10:00 AM GMT This Auction has ended

Lot 251 of 474: A Chinese marbled pottery green-glazed circular box and cover, Tang dynasty, covered in a translucent green glaze that stops neatly around the edge of the base, 9cm diameter. Note: Marbling, or jiao tai ('mixed clay'), was a popular decoration technique on ceramics of the Tang dynasty. Although formerly thought to be derived from the tixi multi-colored lacquer tradition, recent scholarship finds the inspiration to have more likely come from marbled glasswares of the ancient Near East. Such p

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Estimate: £2,000 - £4,000

Day two: Chinese Works of Art & South East Asian Works of Art(#1069)  10/11/2021 10:00 AM GMT  This Auction has ended