Offered is a fantastic vase of a light celadon and rust color from the Song Dynasty with a Thermoluminessence (TL) test verifying age and authenticity. The thermoluminescence technique is the only physical means of determining the absolute age of pottery presently available. It is an absolute dating method, and does not depend on comparison with similar objects (as does obsidian hydration dating, for example. This test was done by Kotalla Lab which is the worldwide oldest private Laboratory for TL testing authenticity Analyses. This piece is truly Song Dynasty and 850 years old. A small pilot hole can be seen on the bottom of the vase where a sample was taken for the TL Test.
The original TK test report costs $600 and is included in the purchase.
8 1⁄4 “ H x 41⁄4 “ diameter SOLD