Chinese collection

Item LL 6331

Accession no: LL 6331
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. 25.5 cm, DB. 21 cm

Description: Jar with short neck, wide mouth, and flattened dome-shaped cover. On the sides, a close pattern of formal chrysanthemum scrolls in brilliant blue. On the neck, a key fret and a band of small circles. Cover to match, with wooden knob.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 96.