Exceptionally Striking, Very Large Genuine Ancient Medieval Mongol Glazed Sculpted (“Carved”) Ceramic Vase. CLASSIFICATION: Glazed Sculpted/Carved Ceramic Vase. ATTRIBUTION: In the Style of Ancient China, Yuan Dynasty (1275-1368 A.D.). Possibly an 18th or 19th Century Revival Imitative.
Sui ethnic group ~ The Sui are descended from the ancient Baiyue peoples, who had inhabited southern China before the Han dynasty (Wei 2003:viii). The name "Sui," which means "water" in Chinese, was adopted during the Ming Dynasty.