Chinese Ginger Jars were initially used to store and transport spices, hence their name. These containers are today used as decorative objects.
The decorative pattern on this Tung Che Vintage Ginger Jar is a Lotus Blossom floral.
The glaze of this Vintage Ginger Jar is a typical Chinese Green Glaze with subtle colors. The Vintage Ginger Jars have a squat appearance, giving them a low center of gravity. As a perfect decorative item by itself or converted into a table lamp.