Blue-and-white tankard with European silver-gilt mounts

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  • Title

    Blue-and-white tankard with European silver-gilt mounts

  • Associated place

    China (place of creation)
    Europe (place of creation)
    Europe (original location)
  • Date

    tankard 1645 - 1665
    mounts late 17th century
  • Material and technique

    porcelain, with underglaze painting in cobalt-blue; silver gilt mounts

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    with lid 22.8 x 14.9 x 9.2 cm max. (height x width x depth)
    without lid 20.4 x 14.9 x 9.2 cm max. (height x width x depth)
    lid 2.4 x 12.6 x 10.5 cm approx., max. (height x width x depth)
    handle 11.3 cm max. (height)
    internal 19 cm (height)
    internal 8.7 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 35 | West meets East
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1978.801

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Glossary of terms

porcelain

underglaze painting

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