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Porcelain ovoid vase with long tubular neck. Covered with pale greyish-green celadon-type glaze, fading to white at the edge. Carved design of sinuous dragon and fungus scroll round body and lower neck. White glaze on base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 236 millimetres
- Diameter: 85 millimetres
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Vase with celadon glaze
This vase with long slim neck is decorated with a carved design of dragon and fungus scroll. 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
Margaret Medley 1975, records: Elphinstone Gift. PDF card: 1952. Elphinstone Gift
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Object reference number: RRC39839
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