Rare porcelain urn with crabs and carps decoration. China, Kangxi Period


Rare baluster ribbed porcelain urn with famille verte enamel decoration. Covered upper section ornated with two facing dolphins surmounted with palmette. Body with crabs and carps motifs amongst lily pads, flowers, checkers, crustaceans and fish in reserves.
Gilt bronze spout with grotesque mask decoration, finial designed as pine cone.

China, Kangxi Period (1662-1722).

Height: 41 cm (16 in.).

Minor restorations in upper section.

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  • Expertissim Reference: 2012110816