Beautifully painted on the interior and exterior in the sacred bird and butterfly pattern in iron red and gold colors.The
reticulated areas of the basket and the underplate resemble bamboo that is painted in the soft shades of blue,yellow,pink and green.Condition:Excellent,with minor wear to the gilt due to normal usage over time.Circa: Qing Dynasty, 1821-1875. Basket size:9 3/4"long x
3 1/4"high. Underplate size:9 7/8"long.
An unusual and decorative famille rose porcelain fruit basket&underplate worthy of your selection.Please note the photo enlargements to see the real beauty of this item.