Set of two 19th Century Chinese porcelain vases
Chinese, 19th Century
Height 57cm, diameter 32cm
The vases feature bodies of cylindrical form with retracted bases and stepped retracted necks with flared rims. Each of the vases features twin handles in the form of mythical beasts to the necks. The bodies are florally decorated all over on a cream ground, and each is set to the widest section with eight rectangular segments depicting children playing with Chinese characters above.