Collection Online
porcelain, enamel (Swatow ware)
9.0 × 38.2 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
south China, China
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1964
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Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
'Swatow ware'. Central motif of Daoist god of longevity holding fan and riding flying crane, with a deer, in scrolling clouds, side panels of flowers and plants on a grid pattern with floral motifs. Enamels in central area and rim flaking and worn off.