This is an elegant pair of tall chine de blance vase. It stands on a shallow foot rim everting upward slightly like a "v" shape with a mild short shoulder and then a slightly long inverted "C" shaped and an everted flat mouth rim. On the side of the shoulder, there is a pair of moulded lion-mask to the left and right. On the base it has the mark of the honoric mark of "Da Ming Xuande Nian Zhou". Cir. 18th/19th century.
There is only and age old chip of about 1.6 cm to the base of one of the vase. This is shown in picture no.5. It feel very smooth touches, suggesting that it is old chip and not recent. The chip does not affect the aesthetic and beauty of the elegant pair of blance de chine vase. Other than that, there are no chip, crack, repair or restoration.
The height of the blanc de chine vase is 36.6cm and thw width is 13cm.