Iconography (meanings) of these decorations. Phoenix, lions, and lotus lappers are symbols of Buddhism.
The ultimate spiritual goal in Buddhism is nirvana, meaning to release from rebirths in samsara the cycle of death and rebirth. To which life in the material world is bound. One Buddhism story is that in every five hundred years, phoenixes will carry all the hatred and worries in the world, burning themselves in fire, and eventually become reincarnated from their sacrifice, to bring new peace and happiness to human again. Phoenix and peony flowers have also been traditional symbols of female beauty in the Chinese culture.This type of porcelain was exported to the Southeast Asian market, and is still highly sought after by connoisseurs of Chinese antiques. An impressive piece for decoration and easy center of conversation for its rich cultural meanings. Height: 12 inch (31 cm). Mouth diameter: 3.8 inch (9.8cm). Please contact me it you need additional photos. For more information and free ideas about. Xpectations, where we publish our findings from our project on. The item "Large Chinese Peranakan Nyonya Straits Famille Rose Green-ground Vase" is in sale since Saturday, November 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Vases".
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