Chinese collection

Item LL 9504
handle detail of item LL 9504
handle detail of item LL 9504

Accession no: LL 9504
Object type: Jade, Hardstone and Glass
Name: Bowl with stand
Materials: Jade
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, 18th Century
Measurements: H. 19.1 cm (with stand), D. 20.1 cm

Description: Bowl, in archaistic bronze style, has a slightly contracted mouth and four cloud-scroll feet. Two handles of archaic dragon with loose rings attached. Nephrite jade. The sides carved in low relief with the Eight Buddhist Emblems, and borders of lotus scrolls and archaic fret pattern. Craved wood stand.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 783. S. C. Nott, Chinese Jade Throughout the Ages, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1936 (reprinted 1962), Plate CXXVIII.