Chinese collection

Item LL 6804

Accession no: LL 6804
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase and lid
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration and silver
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 49.7 cm, DB. 19 cm

Description: Vase, of slender oval form, one of a pair (to LL 6805), with straight neck and dome-shaped cover. Design in three rows of leaf-shaped panels with figures of the Eight Immortals, ladies with musical instruments, and ladies in a garden. Sprays of flowers on the neck. Vandyke borders.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 68.