ceramic bowl, small round foot; blue glaze overall with one purple splash at interior side, darker glaze at rim, unglazed foot

Bowl, 12th-13th century

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This small bowl is a striking example of the type of thick, rich opalescent blue with purple splashes that gained popularity at the court of emperor Hui Zong(r. 1101-1125). The suffused glaze has an exceptional sense of depth and radiant sparkle.

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Title
Bowl
Role
Artist
Accession Number
97.155
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ceramic bowl, small round foot; blue glaze overall with one purple splash at interior side, darker glaze at rim, unglazed foot