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Seat

  • Place of origin:

    Zhejiang (made)

  • Date:

    1600-1700 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Stoneware with celadon glaze, pierced and incised

  • Museum number:

    1727-1876

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Garden seat of stoneware, covered with a celadon glaze. Barrel-shape, pierced and incised. Decorated with mythical beasts and cash-pattern.

Place of Origin

Zhejiang (made)

Date

1600-1700 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Stoneware with celadon glaze, pierced and incised

Dimensions

Height: 42.5 cm, Diameter: 32.4 cm

Object history note

Bought in Iran (Richard collection).

Descriptive line

Garden seat, stoneware with celadon glaze, pierced and incised; China

Materials

Stoneware; Celadon

Techniques

Pierced; Incised; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Mythological beasts; Diaper-work

Categories

Ceramics; Stoneware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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