Lidded jar, anonymous, c. 1670 - c. 1685

Lidded jar, anonymous, c. 1670 - c. 1685

h 83.5cm × d 45cm More details

The octagonal shape of this jar after a Chinese model was a technical tour de force. Slabs of clay were cut away from a thick-walled, round jar to create the eight facets.

On display in room 2.22

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Ceramics

Rijksmuseum

Delfts blauw/Porselein

Veronica Wttewaall

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