Stoneware vase with pear-shaped body and long slender neck. The vase has a white body and transparent greenish glaze with close crackle stained greyish-brown. The base is glazed and the foot unglazed.
- Height: 323 millimetres
- Diameter: 150 millimetres
Published PDF date : Song or laterRoom 95 label text:
Bottle vase with clear glaze
This bottle has a long thin neck and is covered with a green-tinged clear glaze.
Stoneware with transparent green-tinged glaze
Huoxian, Shanxi province山西省, 霍縣
Jin dynasty, about AD 1127–1234
6 August 2009
Improve old repair.
Old repair across neck overpainted and in poor visual condition. The vase is in otherwise good and stable condition.
The previous repair was reversed using 1:1 Industrial methylated spirits (ethanol,methanol), deionized water, applied on cotton wool. The excess adhesive was then further cleaned using a scalpel with a #15 blade under magnification. The break edges were re-adhered using Fynebond epoxy. A color fill was created using Fynebond epoxy, bulked with Cab-o-sil (fumed silica) and toned with dry pigments. Fill was sanded smooth using Micromesh abrasive cloths.
PDF Card: Acquired from Yamaka April 1937.
Stoneware vase with pear-shaped body and lond slender neck. White body covered in transparent greenish glazed with close crackle stained greyish-brown. Base glazed and foot unglazed.
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Object reference number: RRC39368
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