Guangxu Bowl – Budhistic Lions

Rare chinese porcelain bowl or cup, Guangxu Period (1875-1908), marked
Richly painted with five foo dogs (budhistic lion) holding a ball, clouds around, all in cobalt blue underglaze.
Bottom marked: “man tang fu ji” – “mark of the hall filled with good fortune”
Very good condition – some small fritts/chips at rim, further only the typical traces of production. See photos.

Diameter: ca. 9,5 cm
Height: ca. 5,5 cm

Euro 150.-

18th C. Foo Dog – ‘Buddhist Lion’

Fine Chinese Porcelain Dog of Foo, 18th Century or early 19th Century
Famille Verte, modelled with moving eyes, seated on a plinth with a brocade ball.
Excellent condition!

! A similar piece is in the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam
Collection-Number: AK-RBK-16342-A

Height: ca. 290 mm