Chinese collection

Item LL 9519

Accession no: LL 9519
Object type: Jade, Hardstone and Glass
Name: Double vase in the form of a globular bowl with stand
Materials: Chalcedony and wood
Place made: China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, 18th Century
Measurements: H. 13 cm, W. 9.5 cm

Description: Double vase in the form of a globular bowl held up by branches of fungus. On one side is a magnolia flower on which is carved a bat. Clouded yellow agate. Carved wood stand.

A Lady of Title Collection; her sale, Christie's, 14 March, 1916, lot 68; purchased by Frank Partridge for Lever; £ 6.10s.; by whom gifted the Lady Lever Art Gallery, 1922.

Oriental Art Exhibition, No. 39, Glasgow.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 796.