Bottle with Daoist Immortals Period: Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Wanli period (1573–1620) Date: late 16th–17th century, Culture: China, Medium: Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware)
Chinese Qing Dynasty Porcelain Yen Yen Vase. Possibly Kangxi period. Hand painted rich blue and white glaze vase from the 19th century or earlier, decorated with lions on shaped panels. The vase has an old paper J. Ward Hall inventory number label "H 653" affixed to the underside. Measures 18.2 inches in height without the stand.
One pair of lidded and mounted bowls; Mounts attributed to Wolfgang Howzer (Swiss, active 1660 - about 1688); Arita, Japan; porcelain about 1650 - 1680; mounts about 1680; Hard-paste porcelain, underglaze blue decoration with gilt-metal mounts; 34.4 × 38.1 × 25.6 cm (13 9/16 × 15 × 10 1/16 in.)