A blue and white baluster jar Jiajing six-character mark and of the period
Lot 239
A blue and white baluster jar Jiajing six-character mark and of the period
Sold for £10,000 (US$ 15,648) inc. premium

Lot Details
A blue and white baluster jar Jiajing six-character mark and of the period
The Property of a Gentleman
A blue and white baluster jar
Jiajing six-character mark and of the period
Painted around the broad body with a wide band of pearl pendants suspended from a cloud-collar chain around the neck, all above five mythical horses flying above wildly-breaking waves. 25cm (9 7/8in) high

Footnotes

  • 明嘉靖 青花飛馬雲海紋罐 青花「大明嘉靖年製」楷書款

    For a very similar jar, see The Complete Collection of Treasures of the Palace Museum: Blue and White Porcelain with Underglazed Red (II), Hong Kong, 2000, p.112, no.102. Another example was sold at Christie's Hong Kong, 1 June 2011, lot 3730.
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