All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Blue and White : Pre 1700 item #1340627 (stock #CH6.117)
This is a possible Jiajing piece as it has a purple undertone and no black spots, which was common for Jailing porcelain (During the Jailing period, the formula that was used to produce blue and white porcelain was generally low in iron and manganese which produced an undertone of purple). Inside this lovely bow, it depicts a scholar wearing high hat on a deer which is called “Lu Gao Sheng”. “Lu Gao Sheng” are phonograms of “deer”, “High, tall” and “To raise”...
All Items : Antiques : Regional Art : Asian : Chinese : Porcelain : Blue and White : Pre 1700 item #1340472 (stock #CH6.118)
This small but fine underglaze blue and white porcelain dish is a fine example of Jiajing-Wanli period piece. Six shoutao (peaches, symbolizing long life) hang amid the foliage with a bird perched on one of the branches of the tree...