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Vase

  • Place of origin:

    China (south, made)

  • Date:

    960-1127 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware with carved decoration under celadon glaze

  • Museum number:

    C.1-1925

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 3, shelf 2

Physical description

Vase of high-fired stoneware, inverted pear-shaped with short neck. Carved with bands of lotus petals radiating downwards from the shoulder, under a crackled celadon-green glaze.

Place of Origin

China (south, made)

Date

960-1127 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware with carved decoration under celadon glaze

Dimensions

Height: 21.9 cm, Diameter: 14.3 cm

Object history note

Formerly in the collection of A. L. Hetherington.

Descriptive line

Vase, high fired stoneware with carved decoration under celadon glaze, China

Production Note

label

Materials

Stoneware; Celadon

Techniques

Glazed; Carved

Subjects depicted

Lotus petal

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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