Ewer, Anonymous, c. 1475 - c. 1525

Ewer, Anonymous, c. 1475 - c. 1525

porcelain, h 15.5cm × l 21cm. More details

This ewer’s form copies that of a leather waterskin. Chinese potters excelled in the imitation of artefacts in other materials. A small spout protruding from the side of the ewer could be used to serve its contents.

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