Pair of triple gourd-shaped vases

LL 6527


Pair of triple gourd-shaped vases, with spreading mouths. The lowest bulb is glazed with mirror-black on which are gilt design - namely, medallions with vases and emblems in a brocade ground diapered with floral scrolls; borders of key fret and brocade pattern. On the middle bulb are four lions and flame scrolls in red and gold. On the top bulb is a blue glaze with gilt designs of phoenixes, and cloud and flame forms.