Chinese collection

Item LL 6321

Accession no: LL 6321
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Square canister
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 31.3 cm, W. 11.3 cm

Description: Square canister, one of a pair (to LL 6322). On the side, a scene from romance. Borders of hatched vandyke pattern and swastika fret. Floral sprays on the neck. Cover to match.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 230.