A large fine porcelain vase, of baluster shape, decorated in blue enamel with Shuangxi double happiness characters among scrolling lathyrus vines, between various geometric borders. This type of decor became popular after the wedding of the Tongzhi emperor in 1872, for which many thousands of pieces of porcelain were ordered from Jingdezhen with this Double Happiness symbol decor, that represents marital happiness.
20th Century. 61cm
Condition: Very good, small faint hairline on the bottom.
- Total nr of items
- 20th century
- Region/ Country of origin
- Good condition, see description
- 61×0×0 cm