Chinese collection

Item LL 6332
Back of vase of item LL 6332

Accession no: LL 6332
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Vase and cover
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 31 cm, DB. 13.2 cm

Description: Vase with slender ovoid body, moulded in six shallow lobes, straight neck, and cylindrical cap cover, slightly spreading base. On each lobe is a rock and flowering plants, and two ladies. Flowering plants on the cover. Border of hexagon pattern on the shoulder, and hatched vandykes on the foot. The glaze is slightly crazed.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 203.