A terracotta tian bowl dating from the late 19th / early 20th Century. Originally used for preparing vegetables. The outside is un-glazed and the inside, handles and beak have a classic yellow glaze. This can be used as a large salad or fruit bowl or even as an ice bowl for chilling drinks.
Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Approx. overall 17¼ diameter x 20½" wide with handles x 8¾" high
Approx. overall 44cm diameter x 52cm wide with handles x 22cm high