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    Globular porcelain brush-washer with inturned rim and three small feet. Covered inside and outside with dull blue glaze.

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    • 1912-1949
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    • Height: 55 millimetres
    • Width: 89 millimetres
  • Curator's comments

    Published PDF date : Qing 19thCRoom 95 label text:

    PDF A583

    Brush washer with blue glaze

    This ovoid porcelain brush-washer has an in-turned rim and stands on three small feet. It is covered inside and outside with a dull cobalt-blue glaze.

    Porcelain with blue glaze
    Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
    Republican, AD 1911–1949


  • Bibliography

    • Medley 1973 p.42, no.A583 bibliographic details
    • Scott 1989 p.42, no.A583 bibliographic details
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    PDF card: Acquired 1952. Elphinstone Gift

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Globular porcelain brush-washer with inturned rim and three small feet. Covered inside and outside with dull blue glaze.

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