The height is 17-1/4 for the porcelain only. There is a drilled hole in the bottom. The wood base is glued to the bottom. There are losses of glaze, scratches and rubbings, and kiln defects. Be ware of potential delays in clearing custom.Please do NOT ask me to end my auctions early than scheduled. The item "A Large Chinese Longquan Yen Yen Vase Ming Dynasty" is in sale since Sunday, February 22, 2015. This item is in the category "Antiques\Asian Antiques\China\Vases". The seller is "jamesburg77" and is located in Monroe Township, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.