CATALOGUE NUMBER 0399
BLUE & WHITE BELL-SHAPED VASE
KANGXI PERIOD (1661-1722)
Height: 13 ¼ inches
Berwald Oriental Art, London, 1996
A blue and white bell shaped vase decorated in a continuous broad band around the body with horses galloping over waves crashing against rocks. On the slender neck are depicted Taoist emblems and around |the deep rim are stylized clouds. Related examples: Similar but smaller vase of this type were found on the Hatcher wreck.