Greenware burial vase with spoutsOn display
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Greenware burial vase with spouts
Date10th - 11th century (AD 901 - 1100)
Material and technique
stoneware, with incised and combed decoration under a green celadon glaze; unglazed base; glazed rim
Dimensionswith lid 29 cm max. (height)
without lid 24.5 cm (height)
16 cm (diameter)
at foot 10 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1200-1300⁰c and is often buff or grey in colour.