Offered is a fantastic example of a celadon colored Song Dynasty bowl with a Thermoluminessence (TL) test. 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 750 years old.
The original TK test report costs $600 and is included in the purchase.
2⅟2 “H x 7”diameter