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Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    late 16th century-early 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

  • Museum number:

    1573-1876

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case G, shelf 2

Physical description

Bottle of double gourd-shape. Porcelain, painted in underglaze blue with flowers and domestic utensils.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

late 16th century-early 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.2 cm, Height: 26.6 cm

Object history note

Bought in Iran (Persia).

Descriptive line

Bottle, porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue; China (Jingdezhen), Ming dynasty, late 16th-early 17th century

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Categories

China in Persia; Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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