CATALOGUE NUMBER 0416
SANCAI BISCUIT TOAD-FORM WASHER
KANGXI PERIOD (1661-1722)
Height: 3 ⅜ inches
Christie's Amsterdam, May 12, 1999, lot 269
A biscuit frog water pot, crouching with broad head raised, the large bulging eyes centered with dark brown pupils, the hollow body with a large quatrefoil aperture in the back, the stippled skin covered in a green glaze dripping over onto the ochre-glazed rounded rock base.