White ware jarOn display
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White ware jar
Material and technique
stoneware, thrown, with incised decoration around the lid, and a white glaze; unglazed base; glazed rim
Dimensionswith lid 32 cm max. (height)
without lid 26.5 cm (height)
25 cm (diameter)
lid 13.7 cm (diameter)
at base 13.5 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable 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.