Provenance: American private collection.
Condition: Excellent condition with minor wear and casting flaws, some minor scratches on the body and small nicks around the rings, the mouth, and foot rim. Fine patina with reddish-brown and silver-grey areas.
The base incised with a three-character inscription which reads, “Huang Long Zhi” (Order of the Yellow Dragon). The Yellow Dragon is the zoomorphic form of the Yellow Emperor, also known by his Chinese name Huangdi, one of the Three Sovereigns and Five Emperors.
Weight: 1,076 g
Dimensions: Height 29.8 cm