Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Qing dynasty, 19th century, each of flattened baluster form, a band of taotie
masks are carved on the lower body, upright leaves are carved by the foot and the mouth of the urn, the attached covers have floret knobs, a handle supporting the vase from two rings at the shoulder is surmounted with a ruyi
-form hook, there is an apocryphal four-character Qianlong horizontal mark on the foot, comes together with finely carved wooden stands with bats.
Collection of William D. B. Alexander (1858-1929), Cleveland, Ohio, and forward by descent.
A foot on one of the wooden stands has been repaired.
$5,000 - 10,000