Chinese Deep Red Flambe Glazed String Neck Bottle Vase

Ca: mid18th- early19th century

Description

Of fine form.  Decorated in a deep red flambé glaze of great evenness of tone.  The underfoot with characteristic crackled glaze.
18th/ early 19th century
Height: 15 ½ inches (38.8 cm)
Vases of this form are based on Song dynasty metal and ceramic prototypes.  Similar and related examples of varying tone and distinctive string banded design may be found in the Palace Museum, Beijing.

 

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