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  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with gold decoration on a blue ground

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 136, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 5, shelf 5

Physical description

Of flattened pear-shape, with crescent-like mouth and curved spout. It has remains of gilt decoration.
Identical to 1674-1876

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)


18th century (made)



Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with gold decoration on a blue ground


Diameter: 15.9 cm, Height: 29.2 cm

Object history note

Acquired in Persia

From the RICHARD collection.

Descriptive line

Cer, China, Qing, monochrome, blue

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Kerr, Rose and Luisa E. Mengoni Chinese Export Ceramics London: V&A Publishing, 2011, p.110, pl.158


China in Persia; Ceramics


East Asia Collection

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