Chinese collection

Item LL 6797
view of cups LL 6796 and LL 6797

Accession no: LL 6797
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Goblet
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration and silver
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, C. 1700
Measurements: H. 15.2 cm, DB. 7 cm

Description: Goblet, one of a pair (to LL 6796), a container from which drink, especially wine, is drunk, with deep narrow body, short baluster stem, and spreading feet. On the side, two rows of leaf-shaped panels plant designs curiously hatched. Herring-bone ornament round the mouth, and hatched floral designs on the foot. Chased silver mount on foot and mouth rim.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 153.