A floral band decorates the collar under the mouth. A nice dark cobalt, which varies in depth to give contrast, is used for the decoration. The foot ring is unglazed but the base is glazed.
The interior and exterior is glazed with a thick ivory-colored glaze which has a nice thick, smooth, polished feel. The glaze is well-controlled, stopping above the foot. You can see lines of the potters wheel under the glaze. The base has the word CHINA painted in cobalt blue.
5 (12.7 cm) tall x 5 ½ (14 cm) diameter. Weighs 1 lb 4.4 oz (580 g).
The jar has no breaks, cracks, or chips. There is slight wear to the surface. There are pin holes and dark spots in the glaze from firing. There is a light blue line by the butterflies which was probably a mistake. A nice Blue and white jar to add to your collection with an intricate delicate and extensive painting.
We just ask that you notify us before returning and obtain our authorization. This will ensure quick processing. The item "Chinese Blue and White Porcelain Ginger Jar with birds Early 20th C" is in sale since Tuesday, December 18, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Vases".The seller is "bearandraven" and is located in Tucson, Arizona. This item can be shipped worldwide.