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Jar - jar and cover

jar and cover

  • Object:

    Jar

  • Place of origin:

    Delhi (made)

  • Date:

    19th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    glazed earthernware

  • Museum number:

    IS.2477:1-1883

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 17, shelf 1 []

Physical description

The lota-shaped body is fluted and covered with a thick bluish green glaze marbled with a dull red colour.

Place of Origin

Delhi (made)

Date

19th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

glazed earthernware

Dimensions

Height: 22.2 cm, Diameter: 22.2 cm

Object history note

Bought for the South Kensington Museum by Caspar Purdon Clarke on a purchasing trip to India, 1881-2

Descriptive line

Jar and lid, earthenware, Delhi

Production Note

made before 1882

Materials

Earthenware; Glaze

Categories

Ceramics

Collection

South & South East Asia Collection

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