Keywords: Song dynasty (960 - 1279)
Tea caddy, taikai shape (taikai chaire [Jpn]). Small chip in rim. Ivory lid Clay: fine, light-weight, grayish. Glossy reddish-brown on surface. Glaze: rich reddish-brown, splashed with gray-green and dull yellow. Two thin layers of glaze. Interior partially glazed, probably by accident.
Bowl, flaring; small, bold foot. Gold lacquer repairs. Clay: hard, dense, gray. Glaze: Celadon type, pale gray-green: brown crackle. Uncovered areas show biscuit.