Chinese collection

Item LL 6300

Accession no: LL 6300
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Jar and cover
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 24 cm, DB. 21.3 cm

Description: Jar with ovoid body, short neck ground down. Design of lotus flowers with seed-pod and foliage scrolls and vandyke border. Dome-shaped cover with lotus design. Marked in four characters of the Xuande period (1426-1435 AD), but of Kanxi date.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 62.