Covered jar or kamcheng

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Covered jar or kamcheng.
Clay: porcelain
Glaze: clear
Decoration: in cobalt pigment under the glaze. Body and lid appear to be from different originals because of differing shades of cobalt.

Historical period(s)
Qing dynasty, 19th-early 20th century
Medium
Porceialin with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
Style
Dehua ware
Geography
China, Fujian province, Dehua kilns
Credit Line
Gift of Dorothy M. Slak
Accession Number
FSC-P-3689a-b
On View Location
Currently not on view
Classification(s)
Ceramic, Vessel
Type

Jar (kamcheng)

Keywords
China, Dehua ware, Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)
Provenance
Provenance information is currently unavailable
Previous Owner(s)

Mrs. Dorothy M. Slak

Description

Covered jar or kamcheng.
Clay: porcelain
Glaze: clear
Decoration: in cobalt pigment under the glaze. Body and lid appear to be from different originals because of differing shades of cobalt.

Collection Area(s)
Chinese Art
Web Resources
Ceramics in Mainland Southeast Asia
Google Cultural Institute
Rights Statement

Copyright with museum