An Yixing stoneware miniature 'hu' vase
Mid Qing dynasty, inscribed mark of Shi Dabin
Finely potted of archaistic hu form, applied at the shoulder with two well modelled ruyi handles and decorated with a key-fret collar above a rope-twist border, the main body incised on one side with an eleven-character inscription, the stoneware of a rich reddish-brown colour with scattered paler specks.
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