Superb Celedon Charger in Underglaze Blue,M&P Qianlong
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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1800: Item # 425795
P.O. Box 6002
Lancaster, PA, 17607-6002
"SOLD" Thank you,Malaysia
|This outstanding 18thC Chinese porcelain charger from the Qing Dynasty has as its central medallion the Chinese character"Shou",meaning longevity or long life.The decorations all in underglaze blue,spread across the willow-green ground in the shapes and forms of "ruyi"which were often employed as decoration motifs around the borders by the potters.The curled sceptre(ruyi)is often considered a bearer of happiness in the Buddhist culture.Condition: Perfect. Circa:Qing Dynasty,18thC,Qianlong Period(1736-1795) Size:11 1/2"Diameter x 2"high. A superb Chinese celedon charger of the Qing period.|