Vase with figures in a landscapeOn display
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Vase with figures in a landscape
Date1645 - 1655
Qing Dynasty, Shunzhi Period (1645 - 1661)
Material and technique
hard paste porcelain
Dimensions47 cm (height)
15.4 cm (diameter)
at base 13.7 cm (diameter)
at mouth 12.9 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
Glossary of terms
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.