Provenance: A German private collection. Acquired between 1960 and 1970 in China. Thence by descent. Remainders of old paper label to lower right corner.
Condition: Good condition with some wear and minimal firing flaws.
Weight: 1496 grams.
Dimensions: 38 x 25 cm.
Lotus (he, lian) is the flower of the sixth month and summer. It is a symbol of purity because it rises out of the mud to bloom. Lotus blossoms are often depicted as a throne for the Buddha, and the lotus is also one of the Eight Auspicious Symbols of Buddhism (ba jixiang).
尺寸： 38 x 25 厘米