A Blue and White Refuse Vessel


Qing Dynasty
Diameter: 13.9cm

Small ring foot of reserved body, gently swelling to bowed jar sides and capped by a broadly flaring neck, painted in fine and light line of consistent width, beginning at base with lotus leaf band and double line rings, belly with fine and simple classic scroll against open white ground, bordered by a double line ring and painted around the neck with miniscule and natural bird and flower paintings of mynahs, butterflies and flowers, base with Jiaqing mark in regular script.