Chinese collection

Item LL 6289

Accession no: LL 6289
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Cylindrical jar
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 19.5 cm, DB. 9 cm

Description: Cylindrical jar with flattened cover and gourd-shaped knob. Painted in dark brilliant blue, with tiger lily design. Mark, a leaf symbol within a double ring.

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

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 145.