Lot 2514
Arts of the East: Asian Ceramics & Works of Art | 24 June 2021
A Chinese celadon baluster vase with rat handles

Yuan/Ming dynasty, 14-16th century, China

A remarkable green glaze celadon vase with figural rodent handles. The base also glazed, the thick base rim unglazed and of orange/brown appearance. The Rat (or mouse) is the first of the repeating 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac.

H 26,4 cm

Good condition; no chips, no cracks or hairlines and no restoration. Age crazing of the glaze and a few dark spots in the glaze (manufacturing flaws and glaze imperfections).

€ 1.500,00
€ 2.500,00