Stem cup with horses amid wavesOn display
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Stem cup with horses amid waves
Date1662 - 1674
Qing Dynasty, Kangxi Period (1661 - 1722)
Material and technique
porcelain, thrown, with polychrome overglaze enamels
Dimensions9.5 cm (height)
11.5 cm (diameter)
at foot 4.6 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
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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.