A very rare Chinese porcelain copy of a 17th century European bronze mortar with animalistic handles and decorated with a floral band mimicking relief decoration in bronze.
Condition: substantial chipping (especially around lower rim) and hairline from rim (see images).
Early 18th century, Kangxi/Yongzheng period.
- Kangxi (1662-1722)
- Region/ Country of origin
- Decor/ ware
- Blue and white, Chinese export
- Fair condition, see description
- 7.5×11.7×11.7 cm