998. Superb Qianlong Style Blue White Chinese Five Claw Dragon Tazza Incense Burner


Superb Hand Painted Circular Chinese Qianlong Style Blue and White Tazza or Incense Burner, late Nineteenth Century. 

The main bowl hand decorated with an all over “five claw Dragon” pattern in flight amongst clouds, raised on a short flared supporting socle. The central plain area with pierced through holes.  

Condition: Good condition for such an early Chinese piece, no imperfections anywhere. Base mark as shown bearing a six character Qianlong seal mark.  

Diameter: (on top) 6.75" (17.75cm). Diameter: (base) 3.75” (9.5cm). Height: 3.5" (9.5cm).