Xing Barbed-Rim Plate
Five Dynasties, 10th c. AD, China
Diameter: 16.5 cm
A white porcelain shallow bowl with four points and four petal shaped lobes each. Finely potted of thin porcelaineous stoneware, it is covered in a translucent glaze, and sits on a straight collar foot rim. There are two areas of staining on exterior and two minute rim chips.
Zetterquist Galleries, 2001
The Mary and Cheney Cowles Collection