Chinese collection

Item LL 6448

Accession no: LL 6448
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Beaker
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 26.4 cm, DB. 12.4 cm

Description: Beaker, one of a pair (to LL 6449), with bulbous centre and flaring mouth. On the neck, ladies and vases of flowers. Above the base, flowering sprays. Mark of the Chenghua period (1465-1487 AD), but the beaker is of Kangxi date.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 78.