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Lidded jar
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period 1662-1722

porcelain, lacquered wood
(a-b) 22.5 × 12.4 cm diameter (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, south-east China, China
painted in brush and blue ink (in Chinese characters) on base: (mark of Kangxi period)
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Bequest of Howard Spensley, 1939
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
Physical description
(a) Ovoid; alternating peony branches and lotus sprays, stylized motif in cloud collars at neck and foot. (b) Lid: slightly domed