Lot 175: FAMILLE ROSE JAR AND COVER 41cm high
November 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
FAMILLE ROSE JAR AND COVER
the globular body decorated with alternating phoenix and dragon roundels above a lotus flower and scrolling branches design, the foot with cloud border, the shoulder with ruyi-shaped reserves and diaper collar around the neck, the neck with further lotus and scrolling branches decoration, the cover with similar design and bulbous finial
- Chip to the cover, 1cm
- Restoration to the neck, with overpainted decoration to the exterior, approx 6cm long
- Small firing flaws throughout
- Old marks and scratches consistent with age
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