Keywords: cloud

201 objects
F2017.8.1-2

Pair of rank badges – lions

https://asia.si.edu/object/F2017.8.1-2

Two rank badges in kesi with lions (first rank military) sitting on the ground amidst two peonies, clouds, two rolls of water and three rocks. Framed in gold leaf under direction of Spink & Son, Ltd.

F1974.29a-d

Nested set of three dishes with cover

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1974.29a-d

Nested set of three round, straight-sided dishes (a: bottom, b: middle, c: top) with cover (d); low, broad, slightly concave foot, unglazed; cover slightly domed with slightly concave center medallion. Clay: white porcelain; bisque surfaces dirty. Glaze: clear with aqua tint on all but fitting surfaces and foot-rim; imperfect, especially inside with many “pin-holes,” black …

F1917.130a-b

Skull-shaped bowl with molded decoration of dragons in clouds

https://asia.si.edu/object/F1917.130a-b

Bowl: half egg-shell (skull-?) shape divided longitudinally. Perforation at one end. Wood stand. Clay: hard, white, finely speckled. Glaze: cream-white; rim unglazed. Decoration: in slight relief in the paste, under glaze. Monochrome — creamy white glaze.

S2005.92

Dish

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Dish with flared mouth, narrow flat rim with raised edge, carved footring and broad base applied with brown wash. Clay: light grey stoneware. Glaze: clear, glossy, transparent; mouthrim and footrim unglazed. Decoration: painted in cobalt blue pigment on white slip. A chrysanthemum with four leafy sprays encircled by a band of cloud scroll on central …

S2005.88

Bowl

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.88

Bowl with flared rim, round wall, straight foot, deep recessed base coated with brown wash. Four triangular spur marks on interior bottom. Clay: buff-grey stoneware. Glaze: clear, matte, transparent; base unglazed. Decoration: painted in underglaze cobalt blue over white slip; a chrysanthemum spray encircled by a ring on central medallion, a band of classic scroll …

S2005.87

Bowl

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Blue and white bowl with flared rim, round wall, straight foot, recessed base painted with clear glaze. Clay: light grey stoneware. Glaze: clear, glossy; thin glaze on rim and inside of footring. Decoration: painted with underglaze cobalt blue; a floral spray encircled by double rings on central medallion, a band of classic scroll round the …

S2005.86

Bowl

https://asia.si.edu/object/S2005.86

Bowl with flared rim, round wall, splayed foot and recessed base. Clay: light buff-grey stoneware. Glaze: clear, transparent, glossy. Five triangular spur marks on interior bottom. Decoration: painted in low-grade cobalt that contained a high amount of iron, with a chrysanthemum spray encircled by a ring on central medallion; a band of scrolls inside the …