A Blue and White Ginger Jar

Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Reference #: P1292

(mounted as a lamp)

Height: 8 5/8 inches (22 cm.)

of stout globular form with short straight neck. Decorated in underglaze blue. Painted with vibrant peony and prunus blossoms issuing from jagged rockwork beneath a blue border encircling the shoulders. The neck and foot unglazed. The base glazed white with a double blue-line circle.

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