A rare earthenware basin with carved decoration to the interior and splashes of green glaze. To the centre ying and yang fish within a band of trigrams, four main panels of theatrical figures and flowers.
Condition: significant rim chips.
Wanli period, 1573-1619.
There is a very similar example in the British Museum, museum number 1984,0127.2. https://www.britishmuseum.org/collection/object/A_1984-0127-2