Decorative, old, Patong (Baitong) bowl (basket) with handle. On all four sides Chinese characters have been engraved. They are not regular charcters but compositions often used by Taoists.
Appr. 10 x 10 x 10 cm, good condition, the patina has been polished.
Signed at bottom: wen chang ge
Old Patong Bowl with Handle and Taoist Characters