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Bottle

  • Place of origin:

    Zhejiang (made)

  • Date:

    1550-1650 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware, incised and glazed

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Sir Percival David, Bt

  • Museum number:

    C.1038-1917

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 4, shelf 8

Physical description

Bottle of stoneware. Bulbous with long thick and spreading mouth. Decorated with incised diaper and wave pattern under a celadon glaze.

Place of Origin

Zhejiang (made)

Date

1550-1650 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware, incised and glazed

Dimensions

Height: 17.8 cm, Diameter: 8.3 cm

Descriptive line

Longquan ware. Bottle, stoneware with incised decoration under celadon glaze, China (Zhejiang province), Ming dynasty, 1550-1650

Production Note

from label

Materials

Stoneware; Celadon

Techniques

Incised; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Diaper-work; Wave pattern

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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