Chinese Art:Ceramics


Pair Qing Scholar's Porcelain Seal Paste Boxes Qianlong Mark Dragons
item#: 1492901
price: $275.00 Pair
Pair of late Qing dynasty Guangxu period circular form lidded seal paste boxes, each decorated in two underglaze blue relief dragons chasing a flaming pearl on a white porcelain ground. An undulating wave pattern extends around the bottom. An apocryphal four-character Qianlong mark is on the base. 3 3/4” dia. x 2 1/4” high. Circa 1900. Very good overall condition. The interior edge of one box has a pinhead-sized frit (see image). From the estate of Gerhard Lohmeier, a diplomat at the German embassy in Beijing from 1985 to 1989.

Pair Qing Scholar's Porcelain Seal Paste Boxes Qianlong Mark Dragons
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