Chinese collection

Item LL 6456

Accession no: LL 6456
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. 32.4 cm, DB. 10.5 cm

Description: Cylindrical vase with short contracted neck and spreading mouth. On the sides, two clumps of lotus and between them inverted peony sprays. Above and below are leaf-shaped pendants with lotus arabesques in white on blue. Similar pattern on the neck. Borders of lozenge and oval pattern and stiff leaves.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 231.