vase

manufacturer: unknown

circa 1875-1880
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Description
vase, pair tall coloured birds and flowers, fo dog handles with rondels (or medallions) [auspicious birds: a peacock for beauty and status, pheasants for good fortune and literary refinement, and sparrows for harmony and peace]
Maker and role
manufacturer: unknown
Production place
Guangzhou, China
Production date
circa 1875-1880
Media description
celadon, famille rose enamel decoration
Measurements
640 x 290 x dia 390 mm
base dia 570 mm
Measurement details
height: 640mm
diameter: 290mm
diameter: 570mm
Credit line
Foundation Collection, 1989
Project credit line
This digital record has been made available on TJC Collection Online through a significant donation from the OPENING DOORS fund, the generous support of The Friends of The Johnston Collection, and Digitisation Champion Christine Bell
Accession number
A0456
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