Object photography

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Object description

  • Chinese artist
  • Vase, about 1765
  • Ceramic, porcelain
  • China
  • H: 9 1/8 in, W: 4 in, D: 3 1/4 in (H: 23.2 cm, W: 10.2 cm, D: 8.3 cm)
  • Gift of Mr. William P. Wadsworth, 1977
  • E80501

SPECIAL COLLECTION

China Trade Museum Collection

DESCRIPTION

Vase decorated in a rose palette. The vase is an inverted baluster shape with heavily molded perimeters at the foot and neck. The sides are heavily molded. Along the surbasse is a band of pink. There are four reserved trefoil ended panels growing up. Along the molded contours of the vase on either face is a large pink chrysantemum.