Chinese collection

Item LL 6053
Back of vase of item LL 6053

Accession no: LL 6053
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Jar with lid
Materials: Porcelain decorated in underglaze blue
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 24.9 cm, DB. 11.5 cm

Description: Jar with lid, which belong to a set of five, with three jars with lids (LL 6052, LL 6053 & LL 6054) and two beakers with covers (LL 6055 & LL 6056).

Purchased by Lever from James Orrock between 1903 and 1912, gifted to the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922.

National Museums & Galleries on Merseyside, The Making of a Gallery - William Hesketh Lever, Collector & Builder, Guide One, Chinese Ceramics, Item No. 1.