This unusual piece is comprised of a Chinese Ming dynasty blue and white porcelain bowl with peony blooms on a back ground of flowers surround a central medallion with a French gold gilt ormolu bronze mount frame from the 19th century. This effort was obviously done in the 19th century to prominently display an important piece even back then. It would make a fantastic centerpiece on any table. The bowl is 13" wide whites large for a Ming dynasty bowl. With handles the, the bowl is 17" wide.
9” H x 17” W x 13⅟4 D