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White ware cup and stand
Material and technique
porcelain, with bluish-white glaze (qingbai ware); glazed rim
Dimensionscup and stand 8.5 cm estimated (height)
cup and stand 13.9 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956.
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.