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Collections > Ceramics > Vase
Vase of oviform shape narrowing at the shoulders towards a cylindrical neck, which flares outwards towards the rim. Decorated with various panels of flowers and foliage against a solid underglaze blue background with a deep blue with a formal pattern. The shoulders of the vase have similar panels of decoration against a similar ground. The rim is edged in Greek key ornament.
Size: Height: 52 cm.
Artist / Maker: Ming Porcelain
Object Type: vase
Broad Date: Ming Dynasty
Actual Date: c. 1600
Century: 16th - 17th century
Museum Accession Number: Founders/X.5579.a