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Cup

  • Place of origin:

    Dehua (made)

  • Date:

    1620-1720 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glazed porcelain with engraved decoration and inscription

  • Museum number:

    707-1883

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Cup, of white porcelain, oval, with a crane engraved under the glaze, and a stanza of verse in 'grass script' cut through the glaze.

Place of Origin

Dehua (made)

Date

1620-1720 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Glazed porcelain with engraved decoration and inscription

Dimensions

Height: 8.6 cm, Length: 13.7 cm

Descriptive line

Dehua ware. Cup, white-glazed porcelain with engraved design and inscription, China, Qing dynasty

Production Note

from label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Glazed; Engraved

Subjects depicted

Cranes (birds)

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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