Lot 31: Rare Qing Dynasty Qianlong Period Floral Vase with Elephant Handles
29 October 2016
Kowloon, Hong KongLive Auction
Description: This is a rare Qianlong Period (1736-1795) floral vase painted in underglaze red and blue. It is very difficult to achieve both colors on the same vase because the atmosphere to fire these two colors are different. The base has six character nark meaning 'Made in Qianlong Period of Great Qing'. The handles are decorated with elephant heads.
Condition Report: Excellent
Dimensions: H 6 1/4 in.