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Vase


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Description This ovoid bottle-vase has gently undulating sides, bulging out at the center and tapering at both ends to a round foot and to the neck and round mouth. The white eggshell porcelain of the body is covered in a translucent white glaze. A simple yet elegant shape and silhouette are achieved, accentuated by the serine white glaze.
Exhibitions
  • Imperial Chinese Treasures from the Walters Collection. 0.
Provenance William T. or Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore; by bequest to Walters Art Museum, 1931.
Inscriptions [Reign mark] In underglaze blue, inscribed in double circle: da qing yong zheng nian zhi
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Creator
Period
1723-1735 (Yongzheng)
Medium
porcelain with white glaze
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
49.197
Measurements
H: 6 13/16 in. (17.3 cm)
Geographies
  • China (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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