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Ewer

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen, China (made)
    Germany (mount, made)

  • Date:

    1573-1620 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    unknown (production)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue with gilt metal mount

  • Museum number:

    174-1879

  • Gallery location:

    Europe 1600-1815, room 6, case CA1

Physical description

Porcelain ewer, hexagonal form, painted in underglaze blue with flowers and strapwork, with probably a German gilt metal mount.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen, China (made)
Germany (mount, made)

Date

1573-1620 (made)

Artist/maker

unknown (production)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue with gilt metal mount

Marks and inscriptions

'fu' mark on base

Dimensions

Height: 31.1 cm, Diameter: 11.1 cm

Object history note

Bought (Robinson Collection)

Descriptive line

Ewer, porcelain painted in underglaze blue with flowers and strapwork, with probably a German gilt mount, China, Ming dynasty

Exhibition History

Ceramics and Civilisation (Kyushu Ceramic Museum 19/07/1996-13/10/1996)

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt oxide; Gilt metal

Techniques

Painted; Blue and white; Mounted

Subjects depicted

Flowers; Strapwork

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection code

EAS

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