Chinese Glazed Pickling Pot

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This 19th century eight-sided glazed urn from Southern China was finely painted with auspicious animals, including a crane, representing divine communication and immortality. The monumental scale allows for fantastic detail of a multitude of natural scenes. The earthy browns and greens are at home as a grand vase or garden ornament.
          

Details

  • Of the Period
    Qing
  • Place of Origin
    China
  • Date of Manufacture
    1850
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use
  • Dimensions
    29.25 in. H
    74 cm H
  • Diameter
    24
  • Seller Location
    Chicago, IL
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU82008521813
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Located in Chicago, IL

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