Chinese Export Porcelain Mandarin Vases & Covers,
The Chinese Export Ovid-form vases and covers are enamelled with a large scene to front and back depicting a standing man and a seated woman in a wooded landscape on one side in the Mandarin pattern with an underglaze blue design leaf surround. The ground of the vases is covered in an iron-red cell-diaper design overlaid with famille rose flowers. Underglaze blue is used around the neck with a gilt band surrounding the collared neck. The ground of the covers similarly decorated and the finial is in the form of a seated Kylin.
Dimensions: 12 inches high.