This is undoubtedly the best piece of my collection: a very large Chinese porcelain planter / jardiniere with superb quality and extent of the decoration. This is a truly unique and extremely rare piece. It is also in superb condition without any cracks, hairlines, chips or restorations. Only some age related wear such as small glaze losses / wear (for example bat nose on the last photo) or superficial light scratches.This pot undoubtedly dates to the 19th century, probably to the Tongzhi period. The planter weighs over 5kg and is very big. Please check and look at my other Asian items for sale. Please note that I have longer than usual dispatch time due to the fact that this is just a hobby along with my full time job. All items will be dispatched as quickly as possible.
I describe the items as best as I can, however due to the nature of the items - there are old, some very old, it is impossible to describe all scratches or damage there might be. I will always attempt to accurately describe the condition and specifically mention the most significant damage or condition issues along with showing it on photographs. If there will be more serious damage / issues then described / photographed, that will be of course always a legitimate reason for return. Unfortunately I had similar cases in the past. When I will not be certain whether the item is or is not some clever reproduction, items will be marked as "unknown" in the above "Original/Repro" field and described as reproductions.The item "An extremely rare and large Chinese porcelain 19th century jardiniere / planter" is in sale since Monday, November 4, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian/Oriental Antiques\Chinese\Porcelain". The seller is "aramkin" and is located in Northampton. This item can be shipped worldwide.