Pair Chinese Famille Rose Porcelain Flask shape or Moon shape Vases, Ca. 1800, 10 1/4" high, 7 1/4" wide-widest part, 2 1/2" wide on the oval shape base, 2 1/8" diameter on the top rim, with applied climbing 3 dimensional Lizard handles on both sides, on top of the overglaze decorated flowers and vines in pink background,
with yellow wide band on the top and the bottom with decorated floral vines in overglaze enamel decoration. Inside the large roundel on both side of the vase, overglaze decoration of two(2) Dragons with highlighted in gold chasing the flame in the center in Turquoise color background. All the decorated designs are done in overglazed enamel and the details are very fine and beautifully emphasized the each design. There are two(2) very shallow flake chips on the unglazed bottom rim size of 1/4" long(only reason to notice is lighter white color), and small white chip on the elbow of Lizard on only one(1) of the Lizard handle the size of 3/8" wide. The Gold decoration on the top rim is worn some areas and one(1) tiny bubble is popped long time ago. These pair of Flask shape Famille Rose Porcelain Vases are in beautiful condition and the decorations are finely done with tiny brushes, very difficult to find such a fine quality of old pair of flask shape vases.