A Chinese blue and white milk jug and cover decorated with ‘Long Elizas’. Kangxi period
The pear-shaped vessel painted with floral sprigs, with foliate moulded panels enclosing ‘Long Elizas’, flanked with a loop handle with a gilt-bronze mounts attaching the flat lid with a hinge.
- Period :
- Kangxi (1662-1722)
- 6.49 in. (16.5 cm)
- Reference :
An identical jug is illustrated by C.J.A. Jorg in Chinese Ceramics in the Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam, Ming & Qing Dynasties, London 1997, p. 263, no. 304.