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  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen, China (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1760 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (production)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    porcelain, with moulded panels

  • Credit Line:

    Bequeathed by W. H. Cope

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics Study Galleries, China, room 136, case 4, shelf 7

Physical description

Square teapot, with moulded panel on each side painted with a lake scene and surrounded by small white discs on a blue ground. The spout and loop handle issue from dragons' mouths and are painted with scrolled floral stems.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen, China (made)


ca. 1760 (made)


Unknown (production)

Materials and Techniques

porcelain, with moulded panels


[TEAPOT] Height: 12.38 cm, Width: 17.46 cm

Descriptive line

Teapot and lid, porcelain painted with a blue and white lake scene, Chinese, ca. 1760

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Kerr, Rose and Luisa E. Mengoni Chinese Export Ceramics London: V&A Publishing, 2011, p.28, pl.27

Production Note

from label



Subjects depicted

Floral; Dragons; Lakes; Discs


Porcelain; Household objects; Drinking; Ceramics

Collection code


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