A Xianfeng six character mark 19th Century 1851 to 1861 fluted phoenix and peony bowl. This amazing antique bowl is hand painted all around.
The decoration is vibrant and extremely beautiful. It depicts a phoenix with flames coming from it's beak alternating with a large peony. Inside there is a lotus blossom flower painted at the bottom of the bowl. It is signed on the base with the Xianfeng six character mark in underglaze blue.The foot of the bowl shoes the unglazed porcelain biscuit. The fluted design is executed beautifully and is very delicate. The bowl measures 6 1/8" in diameter at the top and has a height of 3 5/16".
The foot of the bowl itself measures 2 3/8 across (155mm x 84mm, 60mm). It is in excellent condition with no chips, repairs or other damage. This is a gorgeous genuine 19th century Chinese bowl which would make a beautiful gift for someone special or a treat for anyone who collects genuine Chinese antiques. The item "Xianfeng Phoenix Peony Bowl Antique Chinese Porcelain Fluted Six Character Mark" is in sale since Monday, August 28, 2017. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\Bowls".The seller is "jewelry_secrets" and is located in Sydney. This item can be shipped worldwide.