REF No. 6581
chinese porcelain vase and cover

Ming Dynasty, Wanli period 1572-1620
Dutch or Portuguese Market
Height: 18 inches; 46cm

A large Chinese porcelain baluster vase and cover decorated in underglaze blue with panels of Chinese sages and attendants on a floral ground, the cover with double lobed knop.

A jar of this size and shape is unusual for this date - especially with the double lobed knop to the cover. The decoratio


chinese porcelain vase and cover