- Museum number
Pillow. Inscription. Made of Cizhou-type glazed stoneware (+slip).
- Production date
Height: 13 centimetres (Approx.)
Width: 19 centimetres (Approx.)
Depth: 12 centimetres (Approx.)
- Curator's comments
- Perhaps first published in R.L.Hobson, A Guide to Pottery and Porcelain of the Far East, London, British Museum, 1924, p. 31 fig. 36
- On display (G33/dc33a/s3)
- Exhibition history
2009 24 Jan-19 Apr, Bristol City Museum and Art Gallery, 'China: Journey to the East'
2009 2 May-19 Jul, Coventry, The Herbert, 'China: Journey to the East'
2009 1 Aug-1 Dec, Basingstoke, The Willis Museum, 'China: Journey to the East'
2010 29 Jan-9 May, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear Museums, 'China: Journey to the East'
2010 22 May-15 Aug, York, Yorkshire Museums Trust, 'China: Journey to the East'
2010-2011 25 Sep-26 Jun, Manchester Museum, 'China: Journey to the East'
2011 – 2012 Dec – Apr, Sheffield Museums, ‘China: Journey to the East’
2012 22 Jun-2013 6 Jan, Beijing, National Museum of China, ‘Passion for Porcelain’
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- The Prehistory and Europe Department register records that the item reg no 1914,4-13,1 was purchased for £30 from Worch & Co, 9 rue bleue, Paris.
- Registration number