Chinese collection

Item LL 6750

Accession no: LL 6750
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Jar and cover
Materials: Porcelain with overglaze enamel decoration in famille verte style
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 35 cm, DB. 21.8 cm (with stand)

Description: Jar, with ovoid body,short neck and cap cover. Painted in underglaze blue and enamel colours. On the sides, lily scrolls in green on yellow ground; on the shoulders, border of lotus scroll, white on coral-red; blue hexagon border above the base. Cover to match. Empty double ring under the base.

Bought from Frank Partridge, 12 June 1914, £220; for Hulme Hall; LLAG Invoice file No. 48.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art , London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 447.