6.0 cm diam. of mouth; 19.2 x 11.7 cm
This vase depicts Shoulao the star God of Longevity carrying two of his attributes, a staff and peaches. The mark on the base of the vase refers to a palace in Beijing occupied by General Yuan Shikai from about 1912.
Hepburn Myrtle, 'Late Imperial Chinese Porcelain', AGNSW, 1980, p.41.
J. Hepburn Myrtle, Late Chinese Imperial Porcelain, Sydney, 1980, 7, 41 (illus.). cat.no. 63
Late Chinese Imperial Porcelain, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Aug 1980–21 Sep 1980