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Ewer

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    18th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with gold decoration on a blue ground

  • Museum number:

    1674-1876

  • 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 775-1888

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

18th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with gold decoration on a blue ground

Dimensions

Diameter: 15.2 cm, Height: 28.9 cm

Object history note

From the RICHARD collection, Iran

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

Production Note

label

Categories

China in Persia; Ceramics

Collection

East Asia Collection

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