Chinese export to Thailand, 18th century The domed lid and stupa-form finial above tall tapering body, all decorated with multicolored floral forms on an orange ground and yellow borders. 8 1/2 in. (21.6 cm) high
Beginning in the 16th or 17th century, Chinese potters at the kilns of Jingdezhen produced five-color (bencharong) over-glaze ceramics for the Thai market. Compare with numerous examples in William Warren, The House of Klong: Thompson Collection, New York, 1969, no. 50.
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