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White ware cup and stand
Material and technique
porcelain, with transparent bluish-white glaze (qingbai ware); unglazed base
Dimensionscup and stand 5 cm (height)
8.2 cm max. (diameter)
2.8 cm min. (diameter)
No. of items
Bequeathed by E. H. North, 1980.
refer to individual records
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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.