Chinese collection

Item LL 9502

Accession no: LL 9502
Object type: Jade, Hardstone and Glass
Name: Bowl
Materials: Nephrite
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Late 18th Century
Measurements: D. 26 cm

Description: Shallow bowl with lobed sides, and two handles in the form of blossoms and foliage with loose rings attached. Dark spinach-green jade, mottled and streaked. The lobes and outsides are bordered with a foliage design in low relief. A Chinese version of an Indian Moghul style.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 791.