Peony Ginger Jar

c. 1900
$435 $580 USD
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Dimensions
H: 8.5" Dia: 8.0"
Materials
Porcelain
Purchase Quantity
Collection #
CFC031
Estimated Shipping
$75

This ginger jar dates to the early 20th century and features rounded sides and high shoulders that curve in towards a narrow mouth. Painted with expressive brushwork in a palette of pinks, blues, and greens, the jar is festooned with peony blossoms, emblems of spring time and feminine beauty. A red bird sits perched amid the flowers and hand-painted characters decorate the jar's opposite side. The opening is covered by a domed lid painted with additional characters and topped by a teardrop-shaped knob.

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