Glazed stoneware jar with swollen shoulders and narrow mouth and  two applied dragons chasing Buddhist jewels of wisdom, above band of cloud motifs. Typicaly of meiping wine jar form of China.

Swollen Shoulder Jar (Meiping) with Dragon and Cloud Motif

Vietnam

18th century

  • Titles Swollen Shoulder Jar (Meiping) with Dragon and Cloud Motif (Descriptive)
  • Medium glazed stoneware
  • Dimensions 16 3/4 x 11 3/4 in. Diam. (42.5 x 29.8 cm)
  • Credit Line Gift of Dr. and Mrs. M. Bruce Sullivan, 1992.59
  • Work Type jar
  • Classification Containers
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