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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with cobalt blue decoration and brown glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr R. Clarke Edwards

  • Museum number:

    C.315-1918

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 136, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 5, shelf 7

Physical description

Vase of porcelain, decorated in underglaze blue and partly covered with lustrous brown glaze. Bulbous body and pedestal foot. The long tapering neck has a diapered border round the base and is divided into two zones, the upper containing prunus blossoms, the lower growing peonies, another diapered border round the rim.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with cobalt blue decoration and brown glaze

Dimensions

Height: 19.1 cm, Diameter: 18.4 cm

Descriptive line

Vase, porcelain painted in underglaze blue and partly covered with lustrous brown glaze, China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white and brown

Subjects depicted

Prunus blossoms; Peonies; Diaper-work

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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