Ewer, anonymous, c. 1475 - c. 1524

Ewer, anonymous, c. 1475 - c. 1524

porcelain (material), h 15.5cm × w 20.5cm × d 9cm. 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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