元 釉裡紅菊花如意鴛鴦戲水紋梅瓶 A Rare Yuan Dynasty Meiping Vase with Underglaze Motifs of Chrysanthemums and Mandarin- Ducks. The meiping vase bears underglaze red chrysanthemums patterns on its shoulder. Around its body is a freehand-painted pond with mandarin-ducks swimming among lotus-flowers. Near its foot is a decorative band of auspicious ruyi-heads. Its bottom is unglazed. The meiping, boasting of its rarity and refined workmanship, is characteristic of superb porcelain making of the Yuan Dynasty. It is extremely well made, unique and heavy.
Dimensions: Height: 7 1/2 inches/Width: 7 1/4 inches.
Date: Yuan Dynasty
Condition Report: Good Condition
Provenance: Property of a MA collection