Qing Dynasty Xianfeng 3rd year 'Cricket Fighting Pot' Circa 1853
Made in the Qing Dynasty XianFeng 3rd year, 1853 by Zhoujian, this incredible pot was used to contain crickets, used for cricket fighting.
2 poems are written on either side of the pot, about crickets.
- Made from a heavy stone
- Carved markings and stamps in mandarin
- Dragon face engravings
- in 8/10 condition for its age, incredible.