A red-overlay on yellow glass brush pot, bitong
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Glass: Pre 1900: item # 1096495
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18th to 19th century
Height: 4 5/8 in. (11.8 cm.)
Diameter: 2 3/4 in. (7 cm.)
A brush pot, bitong, of tubular form, the heavy yellow glass walls carved with a thin overlay of transparent ruby-red glass, depicting a peacock, peonies, bamboo, lingzhi and rockwork.
For a carved overlay brush pot of similar form and size, see Spink (1989), cat. no. 147.
Published: Asiantiques, Chinese Qing Dynasty Glass Treasures: From the Gadient Collection, Volume 3 (2011), cat. no. 46