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Date19th century (1801 - 1900)
Material and technique
porcelain, with celadon glaze and gold repair
Dimensions3.8 x 15.9 x 12.5 cm (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Purchased with the assistance of the Story Fund, 1994.
Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
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.