Chinese export koi fish bowl / jardiniere planter A superb example. Made for the European market and exported during the early 20th Century. Stunning hand painted design with traditional Chinese folklore scenes. Particularly nice showing children kite flying and playing traditional games. What’s nice about this piece is the interior decoration showing the fish inside. Originally to house koi carp a traditional sign of luck and prosperity but equally suited as a large plant holder etc. Signed to the base. Nice condition with no damage Measures 37 cm diameter 29 cm high approx Collection only from Worcester or we can arrange a courier.
Antique Chinese fish bowl