Hartlepool Museum Service
Record Number HAPMG.1922.16.2
NUMBER-OF-ITEMS
2
IDENTIFICATION
SIMPLE-NAME
jar
FULL-NAME
ginger jar and cover
CLASSIFIED-NAME
applied art
CLASSIFIED-NAME
ceramics
BRIEF-DESCRIPTION
Jar, ginger jar and cover. Famille rose ginger jar and cover decorated with flowers in quatrefoil panels.
PRODUCTION
PLACE
China, Asia
PERIOD
18th century
CONTENT-OUTLINE
BRIEF-SUMMARY
Famille rose ginger jar and cover decorated with flowers in quatrefoil panels on a coffee-brown ground. These are interspersed with eight smaller panels. The top of the jar is decorated with a blue, black and flower border. The cover is decorated with a flower panel on the top of the lid and smaller panels around the rim.
DESCRIPTION
PART.ASPECT.DESC
medium : material : clay, enamel, glaze
PART.ASPECT.DESC
ground : colour : brown
PART.ASPECT.DESC
enamel : colour : blue, pink, green, yellow, brown, red, black
MATERIAL
porcelain
WIDTH
200 mm
HEIGHT
232 mm
COMPLETENESS
incomplete
DOCUMENTATION-GROUP
REFERENCE
AUTHOR
Martin, Jean, Holley, Andrew
TITLED
Illustrated Catalogue of Colonel William Thomlinson's Collection of Chinese 18th Century Export Porcelain - 'Batavian' Style and Other Brown Glazed Wares
PUBLISHER
Hartlepool Museums Service