Porcelain vase with depressed globular body. Covered with crackled grey Guan type glaze, over which a green enamel glaze applied. Plain porcelain glaze inside neck. Unglazed base covered with black slip.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 146 millimetres
- Diameter: 109 millimetres
Published PDF date : Qing 18thCRoom 95 label text:
Vase with crackled green glaze
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 green enamel
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD1662–1722
PDF card: 1952. Elphinstone Gift
Object reference number: RRC39979