Lot 220: 明 宣德 青花凤穿花卉盘口菊瓣撇足把壶 Ming, An Exceptional Blue and White Phoenix Floral Ewer
December 10, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
明 宣德 青花凤穿花卉盘口菊瓣撇足把壶
Ming, An Exceptional Blue and White Phoenix Floral Ewer
The bulbous ewer resting on a splayed foot set with curved spout opposite an arched handle, painted both sides with phoenix in flight amidst scrolling blooms and tendrils lobed chrysanthemum petals encircling the splayed foot. A floral border decorates the galleried rim. Reign mark on the shoulder.
Ming Dynasty, Xuande Six Character Mark and of the Period.
Dimensions: Height: 6⅛ in (15.6 cm)