Lot 2076
A Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Brush Pot and Dish
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
19th century or earlier, includes a blue and white porcelain wide brush pot with two five claw dragons amidst swirling clouds encircling the body, a rim bordered by a wide diaper band between raised iron brown glaze, underside with six character Chenghua mark within two blue circles, and a dish painted with a large four claw expressive dragon in blue that continues to the exterior sides of the dish, a square mark within two blue lines to the underside.

Pot 3 7/8 in., 4 3/4 in. diameter; Dish 6 1/8 in. diameter

Private Collection, New London, North Carolina

Dirt and discoloration to interior surface of brush pot; two hairline cracks to the dish; not examined under UV blacklight.