Chinese collection

Item LL 6317

Accession no: LL 6317
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. 32.4 cm, DB. 24.4 cm

Description: Jar, which belongs to a set of five, with straight sides slightly spreading at base and mouth, and cover. Painted in pale blue. On the jars, four leaf-shaped panels enclosing vases and emblems and fan-shaped pictures; between them, flowering branches. Formal borders. On the covers, vases and emblems and leaf-shaped ornaments with foliage in white on a blue ground - pointed leaves and rosettes between.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 131.