Vase with waves and horses

On display


  • Title

    Vase with waves and horses

  • Associated place

    Jingdezhen (place of creation)
  • Date

    1600 - 1670
  • Material and technique

    porcelain, with underglaze painting in cobalt-blue, and polychrome overglaze enamels (wucai decoration)

  • Dimensions

    with lid 39 cm (height)
    without lid 30.5 cm (height)
    24.3 cm (diameter)
    at base 17.6 cm (diameter)
  • No. of items


  • Credit line

    Bequeathed by E. H. North, 1980.

  • Museum location

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

    Eastern Art

  • Accession no.


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Glossary of terms


underglaze painting

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