A famille noire enameled ovoid jar
Late Qing Dynasty
Decorated with songbirds hovering around a large plum tree issuing from stylized rockwork rendered in yellow, green, aubergine and colorless enamels against a shiny black enameled ground, the recessed base inscribed with a double ring in underglaze blue and the neck area left unglazed (lacking cover).
8 1/2in (21.5cm) high
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