London, South Kensington
9 November 2007
A blue and white archaistic vase, cong, 18th century
the square section body moulded to each corner with four square recessed panels enclosing a horizontal rib, reserved on an underglaze blue floral scroll ground, divided by vertical rectangular panels enclosing composite floral scrolls, supported on a short circular foot with a floral diaper pattern, the tapering neck painted with floral diaper and spearhead bands -- 13 7/8in. (35.2cm.) high.
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