A Ming Cizhou Double Gourd Vase

Description: A large Ming double gourd Cizhou vase, the top gourd with engraved decoration. The lower gourd painted in russet and chocolate brown colours with a bamboo-spray. The reverse painted with lines of Chinese characters, probably a poem. Comes complete with antique hardwood carved stand.

Age: Ming Dynasty – (1368-1644)

Size: Approx 33 cm High (Not including stand)

Price: £2250

Condition: Good – Usual wear consummate with age.