Longquan porcelain ewer with outward curving spout and handle which is trilobate at the lower end. The ewer has pale greyish green glaze.
- Made in: Longquan (area)
- (Asia,China,Zhejiang (province),Longquan Area)
- Height: 268 millimetres
Published PDF date : Yuan late 13th-early 14th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Ewer with celadon glaze
Potters of the Yuan dynasty produced high-fired stonewares in the Longquan area with olive-green celadon glazes. This elegant ewer is based on a metal prototype.
Stoneware, porcelain-type, with celadon glaze
Longquan region, Zhejiang province 浙江省, 龍泉地區
Yuan dynasty, AD 1279–1368
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Object reference number: RRC38636
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