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Lidded jar

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1600-1650 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels, with engraved brass mount

  • Museum number:

    1730&A-1876

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case I, shelf 4 []

Physical description

Porcelain jar covered with polychrome decoration, the lid and rim of 19th century engraved Persian brass.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1600-1650 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels, with engraved brass mount

Dimensions

Diameter: 23.5 cm, Height: 38.7 cm

Object history note

Bought in Persia.

Descriptive line

Jar and lid, porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels, with engraved Persian brass mount, China

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

Kerr, Rose and Luisa E. Mengoni Chinese Export Ceramics London: V&A Publishing, 2011, p.110, pl.156

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain; Brass (alloy)

Categories

China in Persia; Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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