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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    PDF,A.17

  • Description

    Guan-type ware shallow dish with eight bow-shaped lobes. The dish has a dark grey body and thick yellowish glaze with fine crackle stained mainly black with some brown. The base is glazed and the foot rim unglazed.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 18thC-19thC
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Ware

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 28 millimetres
    • Diameter: 155 millimetres
    • Diameter: 53 millimetres (base)
  • Curator's comments

    Published PDF date : Yuan 13th-14th centuryRoom 95 label text:

    PDF A17

    Dish with crackled celadon glaze


    This shallow lobed dish is covered with an archaistic, crackled, celadon glaze.


    Stoneware with guan-type crackled glaze
    Guan-type ware
    Probably Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
    Qing dynasty, about AD 1700–1900

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  • Bibliography

    • Yorke Hardy 1953 p.28, no.A17 bibliographic details
    • Pierson 1999 pp 53-54, no.A17 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G95/dc8/sh3

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    PDF,A.17

Shallow guan-type ware dish with eight bow-shaped lobes. Dark grey stoneware body covered in thick yellowish glaze with fine crackle stained mainly black with some brown. Base glazed and foot rim unglazed.

Shallow guan-type ware dish with eight bow-shaped lobes. Dark grey stoneware body covered in thick yellowish glaze with fine crackle stained mainly black with some brown. Base glazed and foot rim unglazed.

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