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Figure of crab

Figure of crab

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1644-1911 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, enamelled and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr W. G. Gulland

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.512-1931

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Figure of crab, probably a paper-weight. Porcelain enamelled on the biscuit in green, yellow and grey-white, and gilt.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1644-1911 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, enamelled and gilt

Marks and inscriptions

.

Dimensions

Width: 12.5 cm, Length: 7.9 cm

Descriptive line

Figure of crab, porcelain enamelled on the biscuit and gilt; China, Qing dynasty

Production Note

Inventory

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Enamelled; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Crab (crustacean)

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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