Chinese ginger jar
H 28 cm W 16 cm Ø base: 12.3 cm
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“Republican China” and “Republic Era” refers to the Beiyang Government (1912-1928) and the National Government (1928-1949). This is followed by the “Post Cultural Revolution”.
Presented is a decorative Chinese ginger jar with lid with a blue and white landscape and figural decoration in cobalt under the crackled cover hand-painted. Ginger is a spice used in the kitchen with a strong but pleasant taste for enthusiasts. Ginger is extracted from the rhizome of the ginger plant. The neck, base and lid have a brown bronze like frieze with engraved geometric motifs. The rounded lid has a round pine cone shaped handle. At the bottom it is signed with a four-character mark inscribed in the tanned pâte, the so-called. ” Chenghua Nian Zhi. ” or “Chenghua Period Made”. To be dated end 19th century.