string(23) "edanmdm:fsg_F1981.24a-b" Bottle-form vase with langyao glaze - National Museum of Asian Art

Bottle-form vase with langyao glaze

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At A Glance

  • Period

    1821-1850
  • Geography

    Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
  • Material

    Porcelain, copper-red glaze, cobalt under colorless glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W x D: 29.6 x 19.3 x 19.3 cm (11 5/8 x 7 5/8 x 7 5/8 in)
  • Accession Number

    F1981.24a-b
  • EDAN ID

    edanmdm:fsg_F1981.24a-b

Object Details

  • Description

    Bottle-vase with wooden stand; pear-shaped with flaring mouth; everted foot.
    Clay: white porcelain.
    Glaze: langyao; even opaque maroon color, copper type, orange-skin texture. Clear glaze inside and on base.
    Mark: mark in underglaze blue on base; seal form characters.
  • Marks

    Daoguang mark in underglaze blue on base; seal form characters.
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    Untitled Exhibition, North Corridor, 1969 (November 20, 1969 to December 11, 1984)
  • Origin

    Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Mrs. Halleck Lefferts
  • Type

    Vessel
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