Ginger jar - Floral - Porcelain - Flowers - China - Late 19th century

Description
Ginger jar - Floral - Porcelain - Flowers - China - Late 19th century
Good condition, see description - 227×205×205 mm

A fine quality, blue and white late 19th century jar with lid.

20,5 cm diameter, 227 cm height (with lid)

Guangxu period jar (aprox.1880). Very finely and precisely painted decoration of stylized flowers and tendrils with leaves in spirals (the "sweet pea vine" pattern made for the Straits Chinese market) and a large ideogram of good luck in the centre.

Complete with original lid.

Jar condition very good, with firing faults and minute scratches on the surface consistent with age, see photos. Small crack on the lid.

Lot details
Object
Ginger jar
Technique
Handpainted
Material
Porcelain
Period
Late 19th century
Region/ Country of origin
China
Theme/ depiction
Flowers
Decor/ ware
Floral
Condition
Good condition, see description
Dimensions
227×205×205 mm
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