Chinese collection

Item LL 5959

Accession no: LL 5959
Object type: Cloisonné
Name: Double gourd-shaped vase
Materials: Cloisonné enamel
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Qianlong (1736-1795 AD)
Measurements: H. 6.9 cm, DB 4.4 cm

Description: Double gourd-shaped vase with designs of lily scrolls in cloisonné enamel in a turquoise ground. Ju-i (ruyi ''as-you-wish'') borders. Just for decoration.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 880.