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Collection

An image of Waterdropper in the form of a chicken by

South China, China

Title
Waterdropper in the form of a chicken
Place of origin
South ChinaChina
Period
Ming dynasty 1368 - 1644 → China
Year
16th century
Media category
Ceramic
Materials used
porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Dimensions

8.8 x 11.0 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Credit
Gift of Anthony Odillo Maher 1998
Accession number
17.1998
Location
Upper Asian gallery
Bibliography (2)

Roxanna M Brown and Adrian Joseph (Editors), South-East Asian and Chinese Trade Pottery, Hong Kong, 1979. In this publication a work of similar style is illustrated, pg. 106, 107 (illus.), cat.no. 93.

Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Export Ceramics', Sydney, 2003, 137 (colour illus.).