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Jar

  • Place of origin:

    Dehua (made)

  • Date:

    1620-1720 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with applied reliefs and brass mount

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Lieutenant-Colonel Kenneth Dingwall D.S.O. through Art Fund

  • Museum number:

    C.585-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 14, shelf 6

Physical description

Jar of porcelain. Inverted pear-shaped body with short cylindrical neck mounted in brass, on either side a prunus spray applied in relief.

Place of Origin

Dehua (made)

Date

1620-1720 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with applied reliefs and brass mount

Marks and inscriptions

'J. R. Preece Collection No. 255.' under the base in a label

Dimensions

Height: 7.3 cm, Diameter: 7 cm

Descriptive line

Dehua ware. Jar, porcelain with applied reliefs and brass mount, 1620-1720

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain; Brass (alloy)

Techniques

Applied work; Mounted

Subjects depicted

Prunus blossoms

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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