A LARGE PARCEL GILT OVER GLAZE PAINTED PORCELAIN FIGURAL POEM VASE, POSSIBLY LATE REPUBLIC OF CHINA PERIOD (1912-1949), PROBABLY CHINESE, the everted rim over a tapered neck issuing two pierced butterfly form, gilt painted handles, over an ovoid body, the body decorated on one side with four painted characters above a bearded figure of a man holding flags, surrounded by three goats, the opposing side with four figures, three with mustaches, within flowering trees and a leafy landscape, surmounted by a poem, signed in an oval red seal. Height: 22" Diameter: 8 1/2"
Some sticker residue, surface wear, mild scratches, some white residues, and some gilt rubbing. Overall in very good condition, wear commensurate with age and use.
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