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Figure

Figure

  • Place of origin:

    Shiwan (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.335-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 136, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 10, shelf 2

Physical description

Figure of a hare, stoneware covered with a crackled semi-opaque white glaze. It is seated on its hind paws. The glaze has burnt red in places and the eyes are left in biscuit with dark brown pupils.

Place of Origin

Shiwan (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, glazed

Dimensions

Height: 14.6 cm

Descriptive line

Shiwan ware. Figure of a hare, glazed stoneware, China, Qing dynasty, 18th century

Production Note

Register

Materials

Stoneware

Techniques

Glazed

Subjects depicted

Hare

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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