A 'robin's egg'-glazed 'elephant'-handled vase, hu, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period | 清乾隆 爐鈞釉象耳壺
A 'robin's egg'-glazed 'elephant'-handled vase, hu
Qing dynasty, Qianlong period
Japanese wood box
Overall very good condition. There are a few tiny glaze flakes, including one above the raised string, possibly firing related. Light surface scratches.
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An old Japanese collection.
Mayuyama & Co., Ltd., Tokyo.