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Porcelain vase of mallet shape, with a cylindrical neck, a large foot ring formed by a recessed base, and two fish-shaped handles. There are conifer sprays in underglaze cobalt blue on the body, teardrop forms on the shoulder, with a man walking with a stick on one side of the neck, and a woman with a bamboo stick on the other. The base is unglazed.
- Height: 245 millimetres
Published PDF date : Ming early 17th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Mallet shaped vase with two fish handles
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty or Republican period, about AD 1800–1949
. L. Hobson, 1934 records: From the Nedzu Collection, Tokyo. PDF card: Nedzu Collection, Tokyo
Mallet-shaped porcelain vase, with a cylindrical neck, a large foot ring formed by a recessed base, and two fish-shaped handles. Decorated in underglaze cobalt blue. Conifer sprays on the body, teardrop forms on the shoulder, with a man walking with a stick on one side of the neck, and a woman with a bamboo stick on the other. The base is unglazed.
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Object reference number: RRC38975
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