A similar vase in the Chang Foundation is illustrated by J. Spencer in Selected Chinese Ceramics from Han to Qing Dynasties, Taipei, 1990, pp. 162-63, no. 62, where it is described as being of mallow section. Two other similar vases, dated Yuan dynasty, are illustrated in the exhibition catalogue, Xin'an Haidi Wenwu (Cultural Relics from Sinan Seabed), National Museum of Korea, 1977, nos. 44 and 45. See, also, the similar vase sold at Christie's New York, 22 March 2007, lot 286.