Gorgeous Qing Dynasty Chinese export porcelain vase with Rose Medallion enameled decoration. The body has a beautiful white color and intricate painted decoration of peonies, quince fruit, waterlilies, butterflies and birds. The foot, rim and shoulder are decorated with enameled flowers against a gilt background. The shoulder border is punctuated with reserves framing peony blossoms.
Origin: China, circa 1850. Condition: excellent, no chips or cracks, normal wear to gilding, a tiny bit of wear to some of the enamels. Size: 10" tall; 4" wide at shoulder; 3-1/8" wide at mouth.