Chinese Cinnabar Glazed Garden Stool
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Chinese Cinnabar Glazed Garden Stool
Hand-formed by an artisan in southern China, this early 20th century garden stool has a traditional drum-form design. Ringing both its top and bottom, a pattern of boss-head nails imitates those used to stretch a skin on an actual drum. Interlocking double coin motifs pattern the stool's sides, symbols of good fortune and prosperity. The stool is cloaked in a beautiful, dark cinnabar glaze, which drips and pools over its detailed form. Traditionally used as a place to rest one’s feet, a stool like this is perfect as a garden seat or side table. Additional dimensions: Seat diameter 14".
- Of the Period
- Place of Origin
- Date of Manufacture1900
- Materials and TechniquesGlazedCeramic
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
- DimensionsH 19.75 in. x Dm 17.75 in.H 50.17 cm x Dm 45.09 cm
- Diameter17.75 in. (45.09 cm)
- Seller LocationChicago, IL
- Seller Reference NumberBJAA123
- Reference NumberLU820013371081
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