(China – )
Covered box with floral decoration and striations
- Not on display
- Further information
Such white-glazed boxes with striations were produced in both Vietnam and more commonly in China’s Dehua kilns for the export market. Chinese examples were made as early as the 13th century, but a number of 17th century examples were found in Indonesia (where these pieces were collected).
Asian Art Department, AGNSW, February 2011.
- Place of origin
- porcelain with carved decoration and a white glaze
- 3.5 cm
a - base, 2 x 7.5 cm
b - lid, 1.5 x 7.5 cm
- Gift of Max and Cynthia Loveday 2011
- Accession number