Lovely Chinese Rose Famille Export Fluted & Scalloped heavily -potted bowl with a heavy orange-peel surface especially on center and back base of bowl, with extremely delicate painting of heavy enamels with one-brush painting lines especially on the butterflies/swallows , initials " TTV" or " LLV" in center with zig-zag lines with 50% of gold intact, in very good condition, only glaze pops on rim with minor pin dots, all from manufacturing 230 years ago or so..Resting on a foot- rim. Measures 8" X 7" X 1 1/2".. a treasure. rare shape.. The camera has not been able to photograph those superfine details, especially, in the butterflies & swallow..but the details are there!
Item ID: PJ 295