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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Glazed porcelain with incised decoration and ormolu mount

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.523-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 11, shelf 7

Physical description

Vase of porcelain, with cylindrical body and short neck swelling at the middle. Decorated with incised peony scrolls on the body under a pale lavender-blue glaze. A brown band round the neck. Ormolu mounts on mouth and foot.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Glazed porcelain with incised decoration and ormolu mount

Dimensions

Height: 21 cm, Diameter: 8.3 cm

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain glazed lavender-blue and brown, with incised decoration and ormolu mount, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain; Glaze; Ormolu

Techniques

Glazed; Incised; Mounted; Blue and white and brown

Subjects depicted

Peonies

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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