Vase decorated with figure of Shoulao
- Not on display
- Further information
This vase depicts Shoulao the star God of Longevity carrying two of his attributes, a staff and peaches. The mark on the base of the vase refers to a palace in Beijing occupied by General Yuan Shikai from about 1912.
Hepburn Myrtle, 'Late Imperial Chinese Porcelain', AGNSW, 1980, p.41.
- Place of origin
- China: Republic 1912–1949
- porcelain with iron red, grey and gold enamels
- 6.0 cm diam. of mouth; 19.2 x 11.7 cm
- Gift of Mr J.H. Myrtle 1983
- Accession number