Florida Museum of Natural History
Florida Museum of Natural History Historical Archaeology at the Florida Museum of Natural History
PORCELAIN, CH ING BLUE ON WHITE - INDICE DEL TIPO


Image of Front
Nombre Tipológico:
PORCELAIN, CH ING BLUE ON WHITE
Categoría Cerámica:
PORCELAIN
Lugar de Producción:
CHINA
Fecha de Producción:
1644-1912
Definir Atributos:
White, thin, highly vitreous paste that is smooth and translucent.

Background feldspathic glaze is well bonded to the paste, white or bluish-white in color, lustrous, and with little evidence of imperfection.

Decorations are precisely painted in clear blues ranging from pale to deep sapphire, often delicately outlined in dark blue.

Common motifs include flowers, fish, animals, landscapes and humans involved in activities.

Cross-hatched diaper designs often appear in a band around the rim, as well as a rust color on the lip of the vessel.

Forma del Recipiente :
BOWL
CUP
JAR
PLATE
SAUCER
VASE
Comentarios:
Ch‘ing or Qing dynasty porcelains are quite difficult to date precisely without the aid of a specialist. Date ranges for many of the motifs on eighteenth century porcelains can be found in Miller (2002).
Definiciones Publicadas:
Mudge 1986; Shulsky 1999; Noel Hume 2001; Deagan 2002; Miller 2002