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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.646-1910

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Vase of porcelain, with bulbous body, long neck and slightly spreading mouth. Painted in underglaze blue, round the body with four lobed medallions connected by smaller medallions, all containing groups of flowers. Above and below, bands of ruyi panels with stylised lotuses.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

An artemisia leaf in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Height: 28.6 cm, Diameter: 16.8 cm

Descriptive line

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

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Glazed; Painted; Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Lotus; Ruyi

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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