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Gourd-shaped vase
(c. 1530)

Medium
porcelain, enamel (Fahua ware)
Measurements
36.7 × 21.2 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, south-east China, China
Accession Number
3720-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
Level 1, NGV International
Description
Double gourd shape, dragons and spiral clouds, yellow, purple on turquoise. Cloisonne (fahua) style. Ming dynasty.