Coral-red glazed porcelain double-gourd shaped vase.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 120 millimetres
- Diameter: 70 millimetres
Room 95 label text:
Double gourd vase with coral-red glaze
This double-gourd vase is covered with a transparent glaze and then fired for a second time with an iron-pigmented overglaze on the outside.
Porcelain with transparent glaze, and iron-red glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about 1800–1900
PDF card: 1952. Elphinstone Gift. Dominic Jellinek. Bluett & Sons Archive. June 26th 1930. A Collection of Old Chinese Porcelain with Monochrome Glazes [The Howard Back Collection]. No.61: £35.
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Object reference number: RRC39792
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