Longquan stoneware cup with loop handle. The cup has greyish green glaze. There is a stylised cloud modelled above the handle.
- Made in: Longquan (area)
- (Asia,China,Zhejiang (province),Longquan Area)
- Height: 48 millimetres
- Width: 108 millimetres
Published PDF date : Southern Song 12th-13thCRoom 95 label text:
Cup with side handle and flange
This cup with side handle and flange has slumped during the firing process and is described as a waster. The form is modelled on metalwork probably silverware and has a foreign influence. The glaze is layered and fired to a rich blue-green (celadon) colour.
Stoneware, porcelain-type, with celadon glaze
Longquan region, Zhejiang province 浙江省, 龍泉地區
Southern Song dynasty, about AD 1127–1200
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Object reference number: RRC38629
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