Porcelain ewer in the form of a Tibetan monk's cap

Details

  • Title

    Porcelain ewer in the form of a Tibetan monk's cap

  • Associated people

    Xuande, Emperor of China (ruled 1426 - 1435) (named on object)
  • Associated place

    China (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    porcelain, with copper-red glaze

  • Material index

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    20.5 x 20 x 13.5 cm max. (height x width x depth)
    depth at foot 20.5 x 20 x 8.5 cm max. (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items

    2

  • Credit line

    Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.

  • Museum location

    not on display

  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1978.2073

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Glossary of terms

glaze

porcelain

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