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flower-pot-stand

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    PDF.207

  • Description

    Longquan porcelain flower-pot-stand with three cloud shaped feet, flower-shaped bosses around the top and bottom, and two imitation ring handles. The flower-pot-stand has greyish green glaze.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1280-1368
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 62 millimetres
    • Diameter: 176 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Published PDF date : Southern Song/Yuan 13thCRoom 95 label text:

    PDF 207

    Flower pot stand


    This flower pot stand is modelled in the form of a bronze with ring handles and little florets around the top and bottom. It stands on three feet. It is covered with a blue-green celadon glaze.


    Stoneware, porcelain-type, with applied decoration and celadon glaze
    Longquan ware龍泉窯
    Longquan region, Zhejiang province 浙江省, 龍泉地區
    Yuan dynasty, about AD 1280–1368

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  • Bibliography

    • Pierson 1997 p.21, no.207 bibliographic details
    • Medley 1977 p.25, no.69 bibliographic details
    • Hobson 1934 p.34, pl. XXXIII(a) bibliographic details
  • Location

    G95/dc4/sh3

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    PDF.207

Longquan porcelain flower-pot-stand with three cloud shaped feet, flower-shaped bosses around the top and bottom, and two imitation ring handles. The flower-pot-stand has greyish green glaze.

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