Here is a Fine Chinese Porcelain DOU CAI Flat Moon Vase.. We can estimated it is an early works from the thick of the glaze.
It is an unique design in such works. Its shape is delicate and elegant. The whole body of the bowl is well-stacked. It is a good choice of collection.
The mark under its bottom :"Da Qing Qian Long Nian Zhi".. Doucai is a variety of decorative porcelain formed by the combination of underglaze blue-and-white and overglaze decoration. Before firing, the contour of the pattern should be sketched on the base with blue-and-white, and some part should be filled with blue-and-white too. Then the painted base should be sent into the kiln and fired into blue-and-white porcelain, on which the blank of the previously-sketched pattern should be filled with paints of various colors. And then it should be fired again in the low-temperature kiln with oxiding flame about 800 degrees Celsius.
As the underglaze blue-and-white and the overglaze decoration seem to contend for beauty, it is called "Doucai" (literally, compete for color). It is perfectly reserved and no cracks. 3700 g =3.7 kg. Base Diameter:12cm, (4.7 inches).Length:24cm, (9.5 inches). Width:14cm, (5.5 inches), H. All items are professionally packed by us using bubblewrap & foam. And the item must be in its original condition.
We will do our best to satisfy your request. The item "Fine Chinese Porcelain DOU CAI Flat Moon Vase" is in sale since Monday, February 8, 2010. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Vases". The seller is "mywebstore333" and is located in shanghai. This item can be shipped worldwide.