Iron Red "Bats" Dish Tongzhi Mark and Period

Tongzhi Period (1861 - 1875)
Availability: Sold


A shallow dish above foot rim curving to steelpy rising sides. The dish is decorated with a number of bats in iron red. The white glazed base bears an overglaze iron red Tongzhi mark and of the period.

The patternis also seen on a yellow ground narcciss bowl with Tongzhi mark can be found in book The Dragons Treasure.

A pair of Tongzhi mark and period bowls of the same pattern were sold at Sotheby's Hong Kong Dec. 2016


With hard to see hairline to rim.


6" (15.5cm)

Reference: 0001051

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