Porcellaneous stoneware wine-jar of guan form, with ovoid body. The wine-jar has a gilt copper-bound mouthrim. The wine-jar has finely crazed turquoise glaze. There is an inscription on the shoulder.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 335 millimetres
- Diameter: 316 millimetres
Inscription PositionOn the shoulder
Inscription TransliterationNeifu gongyong
Inscription TranslationFor use in the Palace
Published PDF date : Ming 15th-16th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Vase with turquoise glaze
This vase is inscribed 内府故宮供用 (nei fu gong yong ‘For use in the Inner Palace’) and covered with a low-temperature turquoise glaze.
Porcelain with turquoise glaze and metal rim
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming to Qing dynasty, about AD 1600–1700
R. L. Hobson, 1934 records: 'From the Imperial Collection, Peking.' PDF card: Imperial Palace Collection, Peking
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Object reference number: RRC38864
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