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Baluster-shaped porcelain vase with long narrow neck. Covered with iron-red enamel over plain transparent high-fired glaze, which shows at mouth and inside neck. Unglazed base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 150 millimetres
- Diameter: 60 millimetres
Published PDF date : Qing 18thCRoom 95 label text:
Vase with iron-red glaze
Potters covered this vase in a transparent glaze and fired it. It was then covered with an iron-red glaze and fired again at a lower temperature to fix this colour.
Porcelain with transparent and iron-red glazes
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about 1800–1900
PDF card: 1952. Elphinstone Gift
Baluster-shaped porcelain vase with long narrow neck. Covered with iron-red enamel over plain white high-fired glaze, which shows at mouth and inside neck. Unglazed base.
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Object reference number: RRC39791
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