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Brush pot

Brush pot

  • Place of origin:

    Dehua (made)

  • Date:

    1800-1880 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glazed porcelain with openwork decoration

  • Museum number:

    39-1883

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 14, shelf 6

Physical description

Brush pot, of irregular cylindrical form, white glazed porcelain with openwork decoration of the mythical animals, qilins, whose eyes are tipped with coloured enamel.

Place of Origin

Dehua (made)

Date

1800-1880 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Glazed porcelain with openwork decoration

Dimensions

Height: 10.8 cm, Diameter: 7 cm

Descriptive line

Dehua ware. Brush pot, white glazed porcelain with openwork decoration, China

Production Note

from label

Materials

Porcelain; Glaze

Techniques

Glazed; Perforated

Subjects depicted

Qilin

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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