Keywords: Zhangzhou ware

31 objects

Zhangzhou ware covered box with design of rabbit in moon

Covered box with domed rim, tapering body and recessed foot. Clay: porcelain, cream on rim, buff on base. Glaze: translucent white with bluish cast; interior glazed except for rim, base partially glazed; scars of stacking material on edge of foot. Decoration: incised single horizontal grooves at upper edge of body and lower edge of lid. …


Zhangzhou ware jar

Small jar, with short slightly tapering neck, globular body and unglazed slightly concave base. Clay: porcelain. Glaze: translucent and grayish; large random crackle; spills on to foot. Decoration: in underglaze cobalt: single line around neck; overlapping petals around shoulder; double line; two shaped panels, each framing a single blossom with foliage, against a ground of …