Blue-and-white ewer with European silver mounts

On display


  • Title

    Blue-and-white ewer with European silver mounts

  • Associated place

    China (place of creation)
    Germany (possible) (possible place of creation)
    Europe (original location)
  • Date

    mounts late 18th century
  • Material and technique

    porcelain, with underglaze painting in cobalt-blue; silver mounts

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  • Object type

  • Dimensions

    21.3 x 19 x 10.5 cm max. (height x width x depth)
    width and depth at foot 21.3 x 7.6 x 7.6 cm (height x width x depth)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.

  • Museum location

    Second floor | Gallery 35 | West meets East
  • Museum department

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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underglaze painting

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