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White clay body with green celadon glaze overall. Vasi or modified round club-shaped body with slightly defined circular foot. Wide dished circular mouth or narrow neck swelling out to globular body. Dense motif of butterflies, flowers and insects randomly overall with square scenic reserves with fretwork borders, featuring elaborate Chinese court scenes with interiors and exteriors, "Rose Mandarin" pattern. Very finely executed.
Original to Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.),
2 1/4 x 11 (HxW) (inches)
Gift of Edmund Quincy
Title Rose Mandarin vase Accession Number 2009.5.11