219. A Swatow Dish

Objektsbeskrivning
A RED AND GREEN SWATOW DISH, decorated with a dragon and a phoenix bird amongst flowers and scrolling foliage, the exterior with mythical creatures and swirling waves, Longqing mark (1567-1572) and probably from the period, diameter c. 29 cm

PROVENANCE:
Purchased by a Finnish diplomat in China during 1960's