Large Chinese Sui dynasty ewer
18in., 46cms.
Northern Qi/Sui dynasty, 6th century AD
Price: This item has been sold
A large and rare Chinese
'chicken-head' ewer, with
dragon handle and two lugs to
either side, covered in a
thin pale olive glaze running
down the sides and stopping
well above the foot to expose
a large area of the light
grey stoneware body.

Provenance: A Bath, UK,
collection. Originally
purchased in Hong Kong.

Nicholas S Pitcher | Chinese Antiques, Porcelain, Pottery and Bronzes