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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    1800-1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware with polychrome painted decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Professor C. G. Seligman, FRS

  • Museum number:

    C.79-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 8, shelf 4

Physical description

Bowl of stoneware, painted outside in red and green with a band of stylised blossom broken by four medallions containing the character shou (longevity). Inside on the bottom is an unglazed ring burnt red.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

1800-1900 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware with polychrome painted decoration

Dimensions

Height: 6 cm, Diameter: 13 cm

Object history note

Acquired in Cairo.

Descriptive line

Bowl, stoneware with polychrome painted decoration, China, 19th century

Production Note

label

Materials

Stoneware

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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