White ware bowl with ring handleOn display
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White ware bowl with ring handle
Material and technique
earthenware, with white glaze; unglazed base; glazed rim
Dimensions4.5 cm (height)
with handle 7.1 cm (width)
5.3 cm (diameter)
at base 1.9 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
Glossary of terms
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1000-1200⁰c. The resulting ceramic is non-vitreous and varies in colour from dark red to yellow.
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.