Powder Blue-glazed Bottle Vase, China, 18th/19th century, globular body with tall slender neck, white-glazed mouth rim and base, decorated in gilt with phoenix-and-cloud design below bands of floral design around shoulder, a banana leaf band to neck, and a floral band around rim, Morgan Collection sticker to base, with a carved wood stand, ht. 16 1/4 in.
Provenance: The descendants of Dudley L. Pickman (1779-1846),and Charles G. Loring (1828-1902) of Massachusetts.
loss of almost all gilt details, minor surface scratches.
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