It is in excellent condition. Both the bowl and the wicker basket with lid come with this listing. This is a very rare porcelain bowl from the 1950's/60's. "The Mille Fleur (French) decoration, meaning the "thousand flowers design first appears in the late Yongzheng period becoming extremely popular in the Qianlong and was carried on throughout the subsequent periods.The design symbolized "all the flowers bestow their blessings". The dense millefleurs design features naturalistic blossoming peonies, chrysanthemums, hibiscus, morning glories, roses, lotus flowers, daisies, lilies and pinks amidst an abundance of foliage, the mouth rims with gilt bands, the bases and interiors often turquoise-enameled on older pieces.
The decoration was used to decorate a small group of wares, and while vases number among them, the design is more often seen on smaller pieces as bowls and cups. The item "PRoC Period Chinese Porcelain Jingdezhen Eggshell Bowl Millefleur Marked" is in sale since Friday, September 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Bowls". The seller is "ashcr4900" and is located in Blaine, Washington.
This item can be shipped worldwide.