Handsome Chinese Famille Verte Baluster Vase
Sold for $1,000
Kangxi period (1661-1722), of yen yen form, decorated with warriors on horseback, the foot and shoulder decorated with floral medallions on a diapered ground.
h. 17-1/2", dia. 6-1/4"
Notes: Also referred to as a Guanyin vase, alluding to the Bodhisattva Guanyin, whom carries a vessel of similar form containing ambrosia.
**Flared lip with well-integrated professional restorations.
Scattered faint glaze hairlines, primarily to the lower portion along with a very faint spider hairline underneath.
Flowers and design on the foot band are a bit different from those on the shoulder band.