Ref 11445 - a third quarter 19th century chinese canton vase decorated with roses and other flowers. circa 1880, height 10 inches, 26 cms.
canton porcelains are chinese ceramic wares made for export in the 18th to the 20th centuries. the wares were made, glazed and fired at jingdezhen but decorated with enamels at canton (guangzhou) in southern china prior to export by sea through that port.
canton famille rose in the 19th century was typically decorated with alternate panels of figures and birds, flowers and insects, predominantly in pink and green.
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