Black ware jarlet with white stripesOn display
Contact us about this object
Black ware jarlet with white stripes
Date2nd half of the 11th century - 1st half of the 12th century
Song Dynasty (AD 960 - 1279)
Material and technique
stoneware, with white slip decoration under a black iron glaze; unglazed base; glazed rim
Dimensions5.3 cm (height)
6.3 cm (diameter)
at base 4.8 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
Our online collection is being continually updated. Find out more
Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
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.