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Porcelain jar with moulded simulated basketwork on exterior. The vase has ivory crackled glaze. There are spur marks visible on the interior.
- Made in: China (South)
- Height: 73 millimetres
- Diameter: 86 millimetres
Published PDF date : 17th-18thCRoom 95 label text:
Jar imitating a basket
This jar is incised with lines to imitate basketwork. It is archaistic and loosely based on earlier white wares made in North China with basket work patterns.
Underfired porcelain, incised and with transparent glaze
South China 中國南部
Qing dynasty, about AD 1700–1800
R. L. Hobson, 1934 records: 'Cf. Hsiang's Album, fig. 57.'
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Object reference number: RRC38546
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