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Jar

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1736-1795 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue and copper red

  • Museum number:

    C.139-1913

  • Gallery location:

    China, Room 44, The T.T. Tsui Gallery, case 65

Physical description

Jar of porcelain, decorated in underglaze cobalt blue and copper red, with dragons pursuing flaming pearls among clouds, with rocks and waves; round the top is a ruyi head border.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1736-1795 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue and copper red

Dimensions

Height: 42.2 cm, Diameter: 61.9 cm

Descriptive line

Jar, porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue and copper red, China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty, Qianlong period (1736-1795)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white and red

Subjects depicted

Ruyi; Rock; Waves (water); Dragons; Clouds; Pearls

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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