Chinese Porcelain Brush Pot
Hexagonal container for holding the brushes used by scribes for Chinese calligraphy.
- Nature scene decoration on a yellow background
- Dowager Empress seal at rim
- Four-character mark on base
*Empress Dowager Cixi, of the Manchu Yehe Nara clan, was a Chinese empress dowager and regent who was the de facto supreme ruler of China in the late Qing dynasty for 47 years, from 1861 until her death in 1908.
Dimensions: 8" D x 8" H
20.254" diameter (22.5" with handles) x 18"