Greenware brush washer in the form of a peach and leafOn display
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Greenware brush washer in the form of a peach and leaf
Date18th century (1701 - 1800)
Qing Dynasty (1645 - 1911)
Material and technique
stoneware, with green glaze
Dimensions4.5 x 16 x 11.8 cm max. (height x width x depth)
No. of items
Bequeathed by Professor A. H. Sayce, 1933.
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.