For your consideration is a rare fabulous cobalt blue Peking glass cameo vase .
Peking glasses are made at an extremely high temperature (over 1000’c) that ‘s why it has higher density and more beautiful color than regular glass.
The blue color was made by adding the cobalt oxide to clear glass.
This lovely peking glass vase with lotus flower and fish in flight in high relief on blue iridescent texture ground with silver flecks.
The lotus is a symbol of purity because it grows pure and fresh out of muddy water. Buddhists likened lotuses to the Buddha who was born in an imperfect world but rose above it.
The lotus is also the symbol of an educated man who follows the philosophy of confucius.
This beautiful Peking glass has
Qinglong four - characters mark .
The vase dating 19th or probably 20th century.
This fabulous Peking glass from local estate collector in very good condition no damage.
The color just gorgeous!
Beautiful piece of art!
Thanks for viewing!