Jar with flowers and insects

On display

Details

  • Title

    Jar with flowers and insects

  • Associated place

    Jingdezhen kilns (place of creation)
  • Date

  • Material and technique

    porcelain, thrown, with underglaze painting in cobalt-blue, and polychrome overglaze enamels (wucai decoration)

  • Dimensions

    25.8 cm (height)
    21 cm (diameter)
    at foot 13.4 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items

    1

  • Credit line

    Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.

    EA1978.1066

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Glossary of terms

porcelain

underglaze painting

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