Skip to content

Rare Chinese Sancai Glazed Crayfish Ewer

Ming dynasty, late-16th century

Description

Of realistic form, posed on a promontory with lotus flowers and stems and crested waves with leaping carp.
Almost identical examples: Rijksmuseum,  Amsterdam; Baur Collection, Geneva; and the historic court collections in Dresden and Sweden.
Height: 8 inches (20 cm.)

 

Back To Top