Wine or teapot with European silver mountsOn display
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Wine or teapot with European silver mounts
Date18th century (1701 - 1800)
Material and technique
porcelain, with famille verte overglaze enamels; silver mounts
Dimensions13 x 17 x 10.5 cm max. (height x width x depth)
width and depth at foot 13 x 7.8 x 7.8 cm max. (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Bequeathed by J. Francis Mallett, 1947.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 35 | West meets East
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material composed of kaolin, quartz, and feldspar which is fired to a temperature of c.1350-1400⁰c. The resulting ceramic is vitreous, translucent, and white in colour.