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Saucer

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1795-1810 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by Mr W. G. Gulland

  • Museum number:

    CIRC.48-1932

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 13, shelf 6

Physical description

Saucer of porcelain. In the shape of a truncated cone. Made for the European market. Round the sides, landscape panels reserved in a ground of gilt scrollwork. In the centre, an old man fishing from a ledge of rock, with a boy and a basket near him.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1795-1810 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and gilt

Dimensions

Height: 2.7 cm, Diameter: 12.9 cm

Object history note

Made for the European market.

Descriptive line

Saucer, porcelain painted in overglaze enamels and gilt; China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted; Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Scrollwork; Landscapes; Figures

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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