Drove House Antiques, Ian and Brigid Rodgers
Chinese Ming Zhangzhou box and cover

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Chinese Ming Swatow Zhangzhou box & cover

Chinese Ming Swatow Zhangzhou box & cover


A nice quality Chinese box and cover, decorated in underglaze blue of an inky indigo tone, and made in the Zhangzhou kilns in Fujian Province (so called 'Swatow' ware) in the late Ming period. The cover has a charming scene of a duck swimming amidst water plants, and the box is decorated with further water plants. Diameter 5 cm (2").

Dating: Late Ming c 1580 - 1640

This box and cover are in very good, undamaged, condition. There is some slight crazing to the glaze of the base


Price: SOLD

Our reference: 101101  Please use this reference when contacting us about this item

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