Large Chinese lidded porcelain jar with brightly feathered phoenix birds facing one another in a branch with pink peony on white ground, small butterfly on opposite side. Neck of bulbous jar with diaper patterned banding and four applied foo dog heads in rust glaze. Domed lid with applied foo dog finial and meandering spiral on rim. Drilled hole through bottom for planter or lamp purposes. Unmarked. Height (to top of finial) 17".
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