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Jar

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    1700-1900 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, incised, painted, glazed

  • Museum number:

    C.346-1921

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 4, shelf 5

Physical description

Jar of grey stoneware, decorated with two pomegranates and a spray of foliage cut in reserve through a creamy white slip and heightened by painting in dark brown and engraving under a clear glaze.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

1700-1900 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, incised, painted, glazed

Dimensions

Height: 12.1 cm, Diameter: 13 cm

Descriptive line

Cizhou ware. Jar, grey stoneware with decoration cut through white slip under a clear glaze, China, Ming dynasty

Materials

Stoneware; Slip; Glaze

Techniques

Incised; Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Pomegranates

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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