Cizhou type cup stand with floral decorationOn display
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Cizhou type cup stand with floral decoration
Material and technique
stoneware, covered in white slip, with brown slip-painted decoration, and glazed; unglazed base; glazed rim
Dimensions7.3 cm (height)
11.5 cm (diameter)
at foot 6.2 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
Glossary of terms
A semi-fluid clay applied to a ceramic before glazing either to coat the surface 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.