A MOULDED AND CARVED WHITE 'DRAGON' JARLET QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY | 清十八世紀 白釉模印雲龍紋罐
30,000 - 50,000 HKD
A MOULDED AND CARVED WHITE 'DRAGON' JARLET
QING DYNASTY, 18TH CENTURY
of baluster form with a tapering body rising to rounded shoulders and an incurved rim, the exterior moulded and carved with two ferocious dragons striding amidst meandering lingzhi scrolls, all below a band of ruyi heads and above upright lappets, covered overall with a transparent glaze revealing the white porcelain body
4.8 cm, 1⅞ in.
The jarlet is in good overall condition with just minor firing imperfections, including insignificant fritting and an approx. 1 cm firing crack to the base.
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