A turquoise glazed porcelain water dropper in the form of a turtle
Kangxi period, 17th-18th century, China
Height (with wooden stand): 7cm Width: 9.5cm
高（含底座）：7釐米 寬：9.5 釐米
This rare turquoise glazed water dropper is in the form of a turtle with raised head and open mouth. The detailing on the shell is both incised and raised, with further elements such as the tail, spine and eyes highlighted in black glaze. A dropper sits on a carved openwork wooden stand with scrolling vines design.