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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with carved decoration and turquoise glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.450-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 136, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 1

Physical description

Porcelain vase of baluster form, decorated in low relief with a tiger on a mountain watching a dragon flying through the air chasing a pearl, and covered with a turquoise glaze

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with carved decoration and turquoise glaze

Dimensions

Height: 47.6 cm, Diameter: 18.7 cm

Descriptive line

Porcelain vase with carved decoration and turquoise glaze, Jingdezhen, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi reign period (1662-1722)

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Carved; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Tiger; Dragon; Pearl

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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