Chinese collection

Item LL 6304

Accession no: LL 6304
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. 26 cm, DB. 12 cm

Description: Jar, of slender oval form with short, straight neck, and cap cover. On the sides above and below are four leaf-shaped pendants with arabesque flowers and foliage in white on blue; and between them, stiff flowers, scrolls, and lozenge-shaped ornaments. Dentate border on shoulder, and hatched border above the base.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 137.