Lot 155: A bulbous blue and white vase
November 28, 2016
Amsterdam, NetherlandsLive Auction
The body with a decoration of carp above waves and between lotus flowers, around the shoulder a row of ruyi-motifs, around the foot reserves with stylised leaves. Marked wan fu you tong. With metal mounted rim and wooden lid of later date.
H. 13 cm (excl. lid)
The carp is symbolic for prosperity and balance in China.