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Lidded jar
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period 1662-1722

Medium
porcelain, enamel, wood
Measurements
(a-b) 22.4 × 20.5 cm diameter (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, south-east China, China
Accession Number
2526.a-b-D3
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1923
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
Ovoid, body decorated with four carp in water weeds. Porcelain, overglaze 'famille verte' polychrome enamels on white on buff body. Lid: wood, stained, carved with openwork 'long life' character on top.