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Southeast China Swatow spotted deer Jar

Southeast China Swatow spotted deer Jar


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1700: Item # 1108593

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Jar, Provenance: (Southeast) China, Swatow, Dating: The end of the 16th century / first half 17th century Jar with a wide, inset and glazed base, nearly vertical sides and an angled shoulder, decorated in underglaze blue. Around the shoulder a continuous band of ruyi heads, on the waist three panels filled with a spotted deer, rocks and plants. Dimensions; Height: 85 mm (3.35 inch), Diameter: 77 mm (3.03 inch), Diameter of footring: 60 mm (2.36 inch), Diameter mouth: 20 mm (0.79 inch). Condition: Fine crazing to the glaze, a tiny frit to the rim and at some places some glaze flaws where the glaze did not catch on to the body of the jar during the firing process. Reference; B. Harrisson, Swatow in het Princessehof, Leeuwarden 1979, pp. 81-83, figure 153