Here is a 19th Century or earlier Imperial Yellow Chinese porcelain vase mounted as a lamp. The vase or jar dates to the 19th century at least, the lamp portions are from the 20th century. This shade of yellow glaze is also called egg-yolk yellow or mustard.
The lamp is in good working condition. Most items from the period show a faint crackle in the glaze, spots or irregular pigment, etc, and this vase is no exception. There is a fine crackle in the glaze throughout, as well as a few dark spots and lines under the glaze. The jar is 5" tall and 2 3/4" wide, the lamp is 8 3/4 tall.The lamp fixture is marked C-H Patented 660W 250V. The item "Imperial Yellow 19th Century Chinese Porcelain Jar Lamp" is in sale since Saturday, October 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Vases". The seller is "hoosiercollectibles" and is located in South Bend, Indiana. This item can be shipped worldwide.