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Jar and lid

Jar and lid

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen, China (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    unknown (production)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.872&A-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics Study Galleries, China, room 136, case 4, shelf 5

Physical description

Porcelain jar and lid, globular body with short neck and foot, domed lid. Painted in underglaze blue, round the jar with two ladies playing chess and three others on a terrace; on the lid with two boys at play.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen, China (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

unknown (production)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 11.4 cm, Diameter: 8.3 cm

Descriptive line

Jar and lid, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Boys; Ladies

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection code

EAS

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