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Cizhou glazed stoneware pillow with incised slip decoration

A Cizhou glazed stoneware pillow with incised slip decoration. Northern Song dynasty. Of bean shape with forward slanting top surface decorated with a tiger, the cream colored slip to the sides incised with floral decoration on impressed fish-roe ground. 10 1/2 inches long. Sold for $25,000 against a pre-auction estimate of $3,000-$5,000.

A Cizhou glazed stoneware pillow with incised slip decoration. Northern Song dynasty. Of bean shape with forward slanting top surface decorated with a tiger, the cream colored slip to the sides incised with floral decoration on impressed fish-roe ground. 10 1/2 inches long. Sold for $25,000 against a pre-auction estimate of $3,000-$5,000.

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