Chinese collection

Item LL 6335

Accession no: LL 6335
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase and cover
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 60.5 cm, DB. 37.5 cm

Description: Vase with ovoid body, short neck, wide mouth, and dome-shaped cover with knob in form of a lion in biscuit. On the sides are three rows of leaf-shaped panels containing alternately landscape and flowering plants. On the neck, a lotus scroll in white on blue. Border of hatched vandyke pattern. Cover to match.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 119.