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Dublin Core

Title

Ceramic: vessel

Description

One ceramic ink-paste container in the form of an oblate spheroid that opens into two halves. Lid and base interiors are glazed pale-green-white and their exteriors peach bloom glaze. The base of the container is slightly deeper than its lid and tapers to a shallow narrow base. Underside of base exhibits mark of Kangxi (1661-1722).

Source

Rewi Alley

Provenance

Part of collection Alley gave to Canterbury Museum during Museum director Roger Duff's trip to China in 1956.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

26x76mm (dia x thickness)

Museum Ac. No.

C1956.299

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Period

Qing Dynasty (1644-1912), possibly 19th century copy of Kangxi era

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: vessel,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed September 25, 2022, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/709.