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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    PDF.127

  • Description

    Porcelain jar with moulded simulated basketwork on exterior. The vase has ivory crackled glaze. There are spur marks visible on the interior.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 18thC
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 73 millimetres
    • Diameter: 86 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Published PDF date : 17th-18thCRoom 95 label text:

    PDF 127

    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 1700–1800PDF 127

    白釉魚簍罐


    此罐模仿籃子,刻劃弦紋。這種仿古紋飾大概源於中國北方的早期白釉器物上的籃紋。


    生燒瓷器,劃花,透明釉
    中國南方
    清代,約1700-1800年

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  • Bibliography

    • Hobson 1934 p. 97, pl. XCVI(c) bibliographic details
    • Medley 1980 p.26, no.73, pl. IX bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G95/dc11/sh7

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition notes

    R. L. Hobson, 1934 records: 'Cf. Hsiang's Album, fig. 57.'

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    PDF.127

Porcelain jar with moulded simulated basketwork on exterior.  The vase has ivory crackled glaze.  There are spur marks visible on the interior.

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