04/04/2012 04:23 pm ET

Chinese Dish Sold For $26.7 Million At Sotheby's Auction

A 900-year-old ceramic dish dating back to China's Song dynasty has sold for $26.7 million at a Sotheby's auction in Hong Kong.

Only about 70 "Ru" pieces exist from this particular kiln, making the dish the "most fabled Chinese ceramic ever to come at auction,” says a Sotheby's official.

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