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  • Object type

  • Museum number


  • Description

    Longquan stoneware bowl with rounded sides. The bowl has thick blue-grey glaze.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 12thC
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 59 millimetres
    • Diameter: 145 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Published PDF date : Southern Song 12h-13thCRoom 95 label text:

    Bowl with celadon glaze

    This bowl was made at the Longquan kilns in Zhejiang province. It is covered with a blue-green glaze known as a celadon glaze. The Sir Percival David Collection is fundamentally a teaching collection which attempts to display many different types of products of selected kilns.

    Stoneware, porcelain-type, with celadon glaze
    Longquan ware龍泉窯
    Longquan region, Zhejiang province 浙江省, 龍泉地區
    Southern Song dynasty, about AD 1200–1279PDF 269





  • Bibliography

    • Medley 1977 p.17, no.32 bibliographic details
    • Pierson 1997 p.44, no.269 bibliographic details
    • Medley 1974 p.6, no.269 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G95/dc3/sh2

  • Acquisition name

  • Department


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Longquan stoneware bowl with rounded sides.  The bowl has thick blue-grey glaze.

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