Very fine quality old Chines. E Jian ware hares fur glaze bowl. A very nice piece and.
Quite attentively formed and glazed and not as heavilly potted as a lot of jian ware bowls of this type with a good evenly covered. Glaze nicely controlled around the base with no glaze drips and with correct "hares fur" tones on a black.
Clay body with brown slip base (the brown slip has worn thin on small areas on the corners of the footrim exposing the black clay body) with a GongYu incised mark. Seems of good age but still very solid and would display very nicely. Major issues, some kiln imperfections including pin prick sized contractions and small bubbles, a few small rim chips, some light surface marks and minor glaze crazing all round but no other damages and no repairs. Measures approximately 4.75 inches (12.2 cm) across.Please study photographs for exact condition, I have described conditions colours and measurements as accurately as possible and photographed in suitable light to reproduce the best match to the actual colours. All ages are guides, are as advised or estimates and priced to reflect this so please understand as naturally I cannot pinpoint precise ages. Please see my other items for similar listings and please keep an eye out as I will have many more oriental items and other antiques for sale in the near future. Many thanks for looking x. The item "Chinese Jian ware Bowl Hares Fur w box Tenmoku Tea Song Dynasty-yuan Jin Gong Yu" is in sale since Sunday, March 1, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Bowls". The seller is "houseofautism" and is located in Norwich. This item can be shipped worldwide.