A celadon ground Straits Chinese offering bowl with a wavy rim imitating a lotus leaf and decorated in enamels with flowers and insects. Four-character red enamel mark inscribed on the base. Length: 27.3 cm. c. 1900.
Two small rim chips and minor fritting. No other damage. The bowl is accompanied by a sturdy fitted oval hardwood stand in good condition (some minor cracks as indicated).