Old Republic Period Chinese 'Bird Amongst Peonies' Porcelain Ginger Jar with Calligraphy
An old Chinese Republic period porcelain ginger jar with cover. One side is decorated with a scene of a bird amongst pink & white peonies flowers in pastel shades of pink, green, and white. The back has a poem or story in hand painted black calligraphy characters describing the scene on the front. The glaze is grey-white with slight tones of blue-green celadon. A pretty piece that will suit many areas within in the home.
Marked on the base with a remnant of a reign mark in red.
Condition is very good. Has a minuscule surface flake at top rim as shown.
Dimensions: 12" tall x 8 3/4" diameter.