Elongated pear-shaped porcelain vase with small bulb below mouth rim. Lightly incised floral design around body. Covered with pale cobalt-blue glaze, white at rim and inside neck. Base unglazed. Pair with B552.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 213 millimetres
- Diameter: 71 millimetres
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Vase with pale blue glaze
This pear-shaped porcelain vase has an elongated form and a small bulge below the mouth rim. It is lightly incised with a floral design around the body and is covered with a pale cobalt-blue glaze.
Porcelain with incised designs and cobalt-blue glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD 1662–1700
PDF card: 1952. Elphinstone Gift
Elongated pear-shaped porcelain vase with small bulb below mouth rim. Lightly incised floral design around body. Covered with pale cobalt-blue glaze, white at rim and inside neck. Base unglazed. Pair with B553.
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Object reference number: RRC39824
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