19th century, Chinese; polychrome enameled porcelain with gilt accents; unusual textured and molded rim; the handles with applied phoenixes; applied salamanders at the shoulders; the body with two reserves having a meandering border and depicting court and domestic scenes; with scattered florals, birds and butterflies; a gilded floral band at the base. Unmarked. Approx. of one, h. 17.375", d. 8". Provenance: From the Private Collection of The Cawley Family.
Visible break and repair to one with a chipped handle; both handles with chips and losses.