Monumental Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Ginger Jar


Monumental Chinese blue and white porcelain ginger jar or temple jar. Features hand-painted foo dogs or lions amid the clouds and fire with whimsical designs around them. The beautifully tapered form has mythical beast heads decorating the shoulders. The original lid is surmounted by a large foo dog depicted sitting with his paw on a ball. The bottom of the jar is decorated with geometric crashing wave patterns.

Dimensions: 13.5"w x 13.5"d x 27"h

Circa: Mid 20th Century, China

Materials: Hand-Crafted Porcelain

Condition: Good, wear consistent with age and use. Age appropriate wear.

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