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Antique Asian Chinese Porcelain Blue White Gourd Vase Tongzhi Period 1856-1875


£875 | $1,219 USD | €1,020 EUR
Item Number: SA753334
Date of manufacture: 19th Century
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Patrick Howard Antiques
This antique has been viewed 48 times in the past month with the most views from Canada.


A Very Fine Quality Example of a Chinese Double Gourd Blue and White Porcelain Stonewear Porcelain Vase of tall proportions, complete with its original carved fret work hardwood base
Mid Nineteenth Century. Tongzhi Period 1856-1875.
With twin reticulated handles. Exquisitely hand painted in blue underglaze depicts Caishen, God of Wealth riding a Tiger on the lower gourd, surrounded by scrolls and flowers, a stylized flower border and a Chinese Dragon in a border in the upper panel
Condition: Of lightly used appearance, no visible restoration or imperfections which is rare for such an early Chinese item. Back and front views are similar.
Height: (entire as image one) 16.75" (42.5cm). Diameter: (at widest area) 8.25" (21cm).
Location: Dublin City, Ireland.
Affordable fixed price Store to door shipping.
Provenance: From the estate of W. Noel Parr. The Old Rectory, Elton on the Hill, Nottingham, England.
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This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as 19th Century.


Height = 42.5 cm (16.7")
Width = 21 cm (8.3")
Depth = 21 cm (8.3")

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