This is a very detailed hand painted and enameled bowl with a central interior design of two phoenix birds one is perched on a flowering cherry tree and the other is perched on the branch of two large orange flowers all on a white ground and outlined by two hand painted lines one black and the other a light peach color. The interior walls are enameled with beautiful multi colored vine like flowers on a turquoise ground. The upper interior wall is scalloped design of purple and green butterflies, yellow flowers and green hanging fruit on a rust red ground. The exterior decoration consists of four panels three are of hand painted flowers and butterflies and the other is of two phoenix birds one is perched in a cherry tree the other sits on the ground beneath two amazing orange flowers. The decoration between the four exterior panels consists of vine like flowers on a turquoise ground. The upper exterior rim is decorated with yellow clouds on a dark blue ground. This beautiful enameled bowl measures 12” in diameter and is 5-34” deep and is in excellent condition with no Chips, Cracks or Hairlines. It is marked on the bottom in red Tongzhi Nian Zhi and not of period early 20th century.