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Pear-shaped porcelain vase. Covered with deep manganese-purple glaze, incised with camellia and other plants with rocks. Base also glazed, but foot ring unglazed showing white fine porcelain body.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 249 millimetres
- Diameter: 120 millimetres
Published PDF date : Qing 18thCRoom 95 label text:
Vase with plants and rocks
This vase is incised with plants and rocks. It is covered with a rich blue-purple glaze which is pigmented with manganese and cobalt.
Porcelain with incised decoration and purple glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD 1662–1722
On display: G95/dc38/sh2
Margaret Medley 1975, records: Elphinstone Gift. PDF card: Acquired 1952. Elphinstone Gift
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Object reference number: RRC39488
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