Jewelry: 1910 - 1939 Art Deco. 20th Century Chinese Fine Famille Jaune Eggshell Porcelain Dragon Bowl. Item being offered is a fine vintage Chinese eggshell porcelain Jaune Famille Bowl. The bowl features scalloped edges and expertly hand painted images of imperial dragons, flowers, bok choy, and lotus flower designs. The bottom of the bowl has a red square makers mark.Eggshell porcelain, also called bodiless ware, is a Chinese porcelain characterized by an excessively thin body under the glaze. It often had decoration engraved on it before firing that, like a watermark in paper, was visible only when held to the light; such decoration is called anhua, meaning literally secret language. Famille rose is group of Chinese porcelain wares characterized by decoration painted in opaque overglaze rose colours, chiefly shades of pink and carmine. These colours were known to the Chinese as yangcai ("foreign colours") because they were first introduced from Europe (about 1685).
Measurements Height: 2.5" inches Diameter: 7" inches Condition: Excellent ; Please look closely at the pictures provided as they are an extension of the written description. Ceramics Famille Jaune Eggshell Bowl 4Z #7 2L. The item "20th Century Chinese Fine Famille Jaune Eggshell Porcelain Dragon Bowl" is in sale since Friday, October 5, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Cultures & Ethnicities\Asian\1900-Now\Chinese\Bowls & Plates".
The seller is "ellisantique" and is located in Collingswood, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.