Chinese collection

Item LL 9009

Accession no: LL 9009
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Bottle
Materials: Tin glazed earthenware
Place made: Delft probably sve factory
Date made: Late 17th Century
Measurements: H. 32.8 cm, DB. 16 cm

Description: Bottle, of double gourd shape. Tin-glazed pottery, painted in blue in Chinese style. On the lower bulb, rock and flowering plants, a seated man, bird, and butterfly. On the upper bulb, flowering boughs and butterflies. Stiff leaves on the neck.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 1049.