A gilt Buddhist vessel, the deep rounded sides rising to a straight rim, supported in a columnar base encircled with a raised band, surmounted by a confirming dome cover, with a knot shape knob. The interior of the coverincised with Qianlong six-character mark. H 26.75 cm.
Provenance: Lots 85-97, Chinese jade carvings and works of art from a Toronto collection. All acquired from Pao & Moltke Ltd., Toronto, during the 1980’s and 1990’s.