Antique Chinese 17c Ming Enamelled Plate Porcelain Famille Verte BOY RIDING OX


A very nice Ko Akae / Famille Verte plate with a boy riding an ox. Ox herdboys riding oxen have been used as a motif in painting and graphic arts to symbolize the ability of the mind to control the body. That is, philosophically, symbolizing the ability of intellectual will to rule bodily strength and its physical urges. Source: Nilson, J. Antique Chinese and Japanese Porcelain Collectors' Help and Info Page. Retrieved from All will be packed neat and sent track and trace airmail with insurance. Packages are always shipped on the next wednesday. If there is a specific hurry please contact us.    


/ / Overall Condition; great condition, typical rimfritting/mushikui only. Size (aprox): 153x28mm


Porcelain & Pottery


17th century

Current price price

US € 3,798

Payments Method

Shipping and Handeling

Estimated delivery time Will usually ship within 1 business day of receiving cleared payment.

Return Policy

14 days

Buyer pays return shipping


Other Products