Possibly Warring States Period to Han Dynasty
The oval body with deep rounded sides rising from a short straight foot, the rim set with a pair of ear-shaped handles, mounted with patina gilt bronze,carved around the exterior with Taotie masks, dragon and phoenix and geometric scroll work in relief, above a band of lappets, the stone of pale celadon tone with russet inclusions.
Approximately 5 1/2 inches long
Certified by Zacke Auktionen Gallerie, Vienna, Austria
Up for Auction on December 6, 2019
Estimate: $2,000 - 3,000