Chinese collection

Item LL 6667
labels on base of vase of item LL 6667

Accession no: LL 6667
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Beaker
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 40 cm, DB. 21 cm

Description: Beaker with bulbous stem, wide neck, and spreading mouth. Enamelled on the biscuit in green, aubergine, and white in a yellow ground. On the neck is a rock and flowering peach tree and birds. On the bulb, peony and lotus; and on the stem, tree peony boughs. Bands of foliage scrolls in black in a green ground, and raised borders of aubergine.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 360.