Antique Chinese 16th Ming Longquan Celadon Incised Vase, Flowers Among Rockwork
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Antique Chinese 16th Ming Longquan Celadon Incised Vase, Flowers Among Rockwork:
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Visit us at 3574 Mt Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549. Incised Vase with Flora Among Rock-work (MLQ061302) 16-17 century
Porcelaineous stoneware with Longquan celadon glaze
H: 39 cm (with stand and lid), 37 cm (vase only)
Bottom drilled and mouth rim slightly reduced, but other wise very good.
From a Palm Peach, Florida estate This Ming Longquan celadon vase is gorgeously incised with a profusion of flowers among rock-work, and looks wonderful against its antique French ormolu mounts. Its lid can be removed at will, and features a hard-rock and pearl rooster finial. For a very similar example, please refer to a longquan vase (1909, 0515.2) in the British Museum.
British Museum 1909,0515.215.2
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