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Object / Artefact › Applied Arts and Design
  • Other titles
    vase (alternative)
  • Description
    Porcelain vase, mallet shaped, overglazed sparrow egg blue.
  • Other Number
    1944.19, PM15, K640, 27238, 261
  • Accession number
    1944.19
  • Accession date
    Jan 1944
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
jar, 1944.19, K640, 27238, PM15, 261, Photographed by Denise Baynham, digital, 12 Feb 2018, © Auckland Museum CC BY
jar, 1944.19, K640, 27238, PM15, 261, Photographed by Denise… … Read more

Artefact

  • Credit
    gift of Captain George A Humphreys-Davies, Kawakawa Bay, 1944 [PM15], collection of Auckland War Memorial Museum, 1944.19, K640
  • Collection
  • Production
    unknown (pottery works)
    China
    1736-1795
    1662-1722
    Qianlong, 1736-1795, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Chinese Dynasty and Reign Periods
    Kangxi 1662-1722, Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Chinese Dynasty and Reign Periods
    glazing (coating)/coating (process)
  • Signature/marks
    double ring on base
  • Consists of
    • 0 - Whole › porcelain
      body
      Overglaze sparrow egg blue porcelain
    • 0 - Whole › glaze
      surface, from applied arts catalogue card
  • Dimensions
    0 - Whole height : 254mm
    (height 254 mm [10in, from applied arts catalogue card])
    (10in, from applied arts catalogue card)
  • Classification
    Chenhall Nomenclature (Nomenclature)
    › 07 Distribution & Transportation Artifacts (Category)
    › Containers (Classification)
  • Record created
    5 December 1996

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