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Vase
(13th century)

Medium
stoneware (Longquan ware)
Measurements
19.9 × 11.2 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Longquan, Zhejiang province, south-east China, China
Accession Number
3695-D3
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of H. W. Kent, 1938
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Longquan ware. Archaic bronze form. Squat globular body with splayed foot, long cylindrical neck with trumpet mouth. Body moulded with three stylized leaf forms separated by banded vertical ribs. Translucent olive green glaze.