Chinese, Japanese, Asian Antiques, by June Hastings

Large Chinese Green Snowflake Iron Red Peking Glass Jar

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Directory: Vintage Arts: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Glass: Pre 1970: Item # 1217086

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Raleigh, NC, USA

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A finely carved and rare snowflake green Chinese glass overlay jar with lid. The reddish brown (iron red) glass overlay depicts 3 birds standing on a sponge gourd on one side and one bird on a sponge gourd on another side. The pot is surrounded by an intricate vine and leaf motif with a few birds and butterflies in flight. The lid has six butterflies, flowers, two hand carved geometric bands, and a lotus bud finial. Featuring a Qianlong seal mark on bottom, this jar is in excellent pristine condition having been well protected by its previous owner for many decades. It measures 7.8 inches high by 6" at widest point. Dates 1950-60's.