Lot 122. A Dehua archaistic gu-form vase, 18th-19th century. Photo Christie's Image Ltd 2016
The octagonal vase is molded around the central section withtaotie masks between leaf-shaped lappets on the flaring neck and foot. 18 7/8 in. (48 cm.) high. There is a firing crack which is visible around the base of the interior and across one side of the exterior base, which has been in-filled. Estimation: USD 6,000 - 8,000
Christie's on line. The Art of China.