Round covered box of hua shi porcelain. Underglaze blue with scene of Dragon Boat Festival on the cover with spectators in a pavilion, a pagoda and pine trees. Watery landscape on lower half with figures walking or crossing a bridge.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 57 millimetres
- Diameter: 126 millimetres
Published PDF date : Qing late 18thCRoom 95 label text:
Box with scene of Dragon Boat Festival
The Dragon Boat Festival is an annual event on the fifth day of the fifth lunar month.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about AD 1700–1800
Hobson, Rackham and King 1931 record in the Charles Russell Collection. PDF card: Charles Russell Collection
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Object reference number: RRC40009
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