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.

Provenance
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.

Exhibited
Oriental Art Exhibition, No. 39, Glasgow.

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