Lot 5163: A GREEN GROUND YELLOW ENAMELLED 'DRAGON' JAR
December 10, 2016
El Monte, CA, USALive Auction
Description: Of ovoid form, incised around the body and painted in yellow glaze against bright green ground with five-clawed dragons with wide open mouth, horns curved and mane upswept, writhing amidst clouds, all below a bands of ruyi head and and above a border of stylized floral pattern around the foot. Ming Dynasty Longqing period.
Dimensions: Height: 6 1/8 in (15.6 cm)