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Jar

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    15th century-16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

  • Museum number:

    1715-1876

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 6, shelf 4

Physical description

Jar of porcelain, painted in underglaze blue with flowers, floral scrolls, and pendent ornaments linked together by beaded chains.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

15th century-16th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 31.9 cm, Height: 33.3 cm

Object history note

From the Richard Collection, Iran.

Descriptive line

Jar, porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue, China, Ming dynasty, 15th-16th century

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Flowers

Categories

China in Persia; Ceramics; Porcelain; Containers

Collection

East Asia Collection

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