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Fanghu shape vase, Gilt bronze and cloisonné enamels

Gilt bronze and cloisonné enamels
China
Kangxi period ( 1662-1722 )
Qing
H, 36 cm
Oise Valley Of France

Archaistic ceremonial vessel of fanghu type with appliqued mask ring handle, ornemented with a couple of cranes on two sides, and one peacock and a goose on the two other sides. Decoration of kui dragon on the neck. Decoration of four sea horses (haima).

Phoénix Art Museum- estate of Carolan Smurthwaite » 1984.12 illustrated in Cloisonné,Chinese enamels from the Yuan, Ming and Qing Dynasties, Musée Des  Arts décoratifs Paris, P100 fig 5.33
National Palace Museum, Enamel Ware in The Ming And Qing Dynasties, Cat 22 Page 90.
Sir Harry Garner, Chinese and Japanese Cloisonné enamels, Cat 53.