Chinese collection

Item LL 6362

Accession no: LL 6362
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 48.7 cm, DB. 22.3 cm

Description: Cylindrical vase with short narrow neck. On the sides, bands of ornament in white reserved in mottled blue ground; a belt of archaic dragon fret in the middle between borders of ju-i (ruyi ''as-you-wish'') heads, etc. Above and below are floral scrolls; and between the bands, key fret pattern. Floral scrolls on the shoulder and stiff leaves on the neck.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 189.