Globular porcelain vase, with rim mounted with enamelled silver. Covered in green enamel over crackled glaze. Foot ring stained brown and base covered in crackle Guan type glaze.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 200 millimetres
- Diameter: 112 millimetres
Published PDF date : Qing 18thCRoom 95 label text:
Vase with champlevé mount
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. This vase has an unusual champlevé enamelled silver rim mount.
Porcelain with green glaze and silver and enamel rim
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about 1700–1900
Purchased by Sir Percival David from Bluett & Sons on 21st May 1946. Listed in Bluett & Sons Sales Day Book (SDB) vol. 19, p.101, Lot 139. £62. Purchased by Bluett's at Sotheby's, Collection of Marcus D. Ezekiel.
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Object reference number: RRC39457
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