Greenware vase with lotus leavesOn display
Contact us about this object
Greenware vase with lotus leaves
Date10th - 11th century (AD 901 - 1100)
Material and technique
stoneware, with incised and combed decoration under a green glaze; unglazed base; glazed rim
Dimensionswith lid 39.2 cm max. (height)
without lid 35 cm (height)
23 cm (diameter)
at foot 9 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.