Kangxi Blue and White Porcelain Jug

c.1690 - 1720

A Kangxi (1662-1722) Blue and White Porcelain Jug. This small Chinese Export Porcelain jug is based on a European metal prototype. The angular handle is particularly reminiscent of metalwork. The blue is of a very strong deep cobalt tone.

Condition
Some damage - There is quite a large but shallow chip to the unglazed rim of the jug, the spout has three chips which are mostly glaze. There is a small glaze crack/firing fault to one side of the spout. The cover has a small crack to one side.
Size
Height 13.2 cm (5 1/4 inches).
Provenance
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Stock number
25574
£ 620
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