Green glazed porcelain vase in the form of a double gourd.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 18.5 centimetres
- Diameter: 10.5 centimetres
Room 95 label text:
Double gourd vase
Green derived from copper was used as a single colour glaze from the Xuande period (AD 1425–35), applied over a transparent high-fired glaze.
Porcelain with transparent and green glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about 1800–1900
PDF card: 1952. Elphinstone Gift
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Object reference number: RRC39779
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