Description & Technical information

Kangxi period
Dutch Market 
 A rare pair of blue and white pedestal salts, the top formed as leaf, decorated all over with flowers. These are an unusual form, probably modelled after a delft original. References: Cohen & Cohen 2007, p6, No 2, a pair of similar salts shaped as fish, one illustrated left.

Date:  1700
Period:  1600-1750, 17th century
Origin:  China
Medium: porcelain
Dimensions: 6 cm (2³/₈ inches)
Categories: Oriental and Asian Art