Chinese collection

Item LL 6323

Accession no: LL 6323
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. 27.5 cm, DB. 20.5 cm

Description: Jar, of ovoid form with short neck. Design of a sea monster on rocks in the midst of waves, flying birds, and symbols. Dentate border on shoulder. Empty double ring under the base.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 71.