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Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    first half of 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Blue and White Porcelain

  • Museum number:

    1611-1876

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case F, shelf 1

Physical description

Porcelain, elongated pear shaped body and a short narrow neck with bulge in the middle, painted in underglaze blue with a landscape scene.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

first half of 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Blue and White Porcelain

Dimensions

Diameter: 9.2 cm, Height: 5.1 cm

Object history note

IRAN

From the RICHARD collection.

Historical significance: Bought in Persia

Descriptive line

Porcelain, elongated pear shaped body and a short narrow neck with bulge in the middle, Jingdezhen, first half of 17th century

Production Note

CHINESE

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt blue; Glaze

Techniques

Throwing; Painting; Glazing

Subjects depicted

Landscape

Categories

China in Persia; Ceramics

Collection

East Asia Collection

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