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Chinese Jar about 18 inches tall

by thompant
(Elverson, U.S.A.)

I found the mark on this vase, at ......

It shows the same mark as the one on my vase.
During the latter part of the Yongzheng period the zhuanshu seal mark is introduced.

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Nov 22, 2010
Peter, Thank you!
by: thompant

I want to thank you, for all of the information you have provided about my jar.
Your Blog, has been a great help.
Thank you.

Nov 19, 2010
Yongzheng marks
by: peter

Sure, they are both Yongzheng marks. These two look as if they were from an old book when photographs weren't commonly used in books. You can't see the colors which are important.

The problem I have with this is that these marks (most Yongzheng marks) are usually in underglaze blue. Yours is red, but there is only a single red one on white porcelain among dozens of Yongzheng marks I have seen. Only one Yongzheng four character mark is red, with a double frame around it. During the Yongzheng reign red marks were rarely used.

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