Chinese collection

Item LL 6526
side view of vase of item LL 6526

Accession no: LL 6526
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Bottle
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze powder blue with added decoration in overglaze gold
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 44.4 cm, DB. 22.8 cm

Description: Bottle, pear-shaped, with tall slender neck; powder-blue ground with gilt designs. On the body, ju-i-shaped pendants with lotus arabesques. Border of lozenge and hexagon patterns with four medallions of symbols. Stiff leaves and fret pattern on the neck. Empty double ring under base.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 265.