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Jar

Jar

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    late 16th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sydney Vacher

  • Museum number:

    C.328-1928

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Jar of porcelain with decoration painted in underglaze cobalt blue. Globular body and contracted neck. Round the shoulder a zigzag border; round the sides gazelles among foliage.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

late 16th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

Dimensions

Height: 5.7 cm, Diameter: 5.7 cm

Descriptive line

Jar, porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue, China (Jingdezhen), Ming dynasty, late 16th century

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Foliage; Gazelle; Zigzags

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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