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water-pot

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    PDF,A.637

  • Description

    Porcelain water-pot in the form of a half pomegranate with applied leaves and branches. Underglaze blue on branch-shaped handle and tops of fruit and leaves. Two applied fruit-shaped feet.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 17thC(early)
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 44 millimetres
    • Width: 95 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Published PDF date : Ming early 17th centuryRoom 95 label text:

    PDF A637

    Water pot in the form of a half pomegranate


    Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration
    Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
    Ming dynasty, about AD 1600–1630

  • Bibliography

    • Medley 1976 p.41, no.A637 bibliographic details
    • Pierson 2004 p.60, no.A637 bibliographic details
  • Location

    G95/dc23/sh2

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    PDF,A.637

Porcelain water-pot in the form of a half pomegranate with applied leaves and branches. Underglaze blue on branch-shaped handle and tops of fruit and leaves. Two applied fruit-shaped feet.

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