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Porcelain globular water jar, with a small foot and wide mouth. The water jar has transparent celadon type glaze on the exterior, white felspathic glaze on the interior and on the base. There are carved and incised peony scrolls on the exterior.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 79 millimetres
- Diameter: 105 millimetres
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Jar with celadon glaze
This jar is carved with peony scrolls. The glaze has pooled into the carved design creating an attractive contrasting pattern.
Porcelain with, carved decoration and celadon-type glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD 1662–1722
On display: G95/dc49/sh2
Globular porcelain water jar, with a small foot and wide mouth. Transparent celadon type glaze on the outside, white felspathic glaze inside and on the base. Carved and incised peony scrolls on exterior.
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Object reference number: RRC38877
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