Lidded Jar

1600-1650 (made)
Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery
Artist/Maker
Place Of Origin

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


object details
Categories
Object Type
Parts
This object consists of 2 parts.

  • Jar
  • Lid
Materials and Techniques
Porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels, with engraved brass mount
Brief Description
Jar and lid, porcelain decorated in polychrome enamels, with engraved Persian brass mount, China
Physical Description
Porcelain jar covered with polychrome decoration, the lid and rim of 19th century engraved Persian brass.
Dimensions
  • Diameter: 23.5cm
  • Height: 38.7cm
Style
Object history
Bought in Persia.
Production
label
Bibliographic Reference
Kerr, Rose and Luisa E. Mengoni Chinese Export Ceramics London: V&A Publishing, 2011, p.110, pl.156
Collection
Accession Number
1730&A-1876

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record createdMarch 7, 2000
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