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Acquired in 1973 (the spelunker thinks)

artist
Giles, James
attributions_note
bibliography
collection_code
EAS
credit
Given by Mrs Joan M. P. Johnson
date_end
1775-12-31
date_start
1725-01-01
date_text
middle of 18th century (made) ca. 1770 (decorated)
descriptive_line
Vase, porcelain with pierced double wall, China, middle of 18th century, overdecorated in London in the workshop of James Giles, ca. 1770.
dimensions
Height: 21 cm, Width: 12.6 cm maximum
edition_number
event_text
exhibition_history
gallery
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137
historical_context_note
historical_significance
history_note
id
1716
label
last_checked
2014-08-29T19:26:20.000Z
last_processed
2014-08-29T19:26:20.000Z
latitude
36.894451
location
Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 14, shelf 7
longitude
104.165649
marks
materials
porcelain
materials_techniques
Porcelain, enamelled puce and gilded
museum_number
C.84-1973
museum_number_token
c841973
object_number
O77250
object_type
Vase
on_display
true
original_currency
original_price
physical_description
Trumpet-shaped vase with flaring foot and shoulder, hexagonal in section with bulbous side consisting of an inner and outer layer; the outer layer of the exterior pierced with a honeycomb of hexagonal, triangular and quadrilateral punches that reveal the inner wall of the vase. The ground is enamelled in puce with exotic birds, insects and flowers; the footrim gilded with alternating lozenges and stiff-leaf foliage; the neck with pendant scrolls.
place
China
primary_image_id
2010EB4184
production_note
Overdecorated in London in the workshop of James Giles.
production_type
public_access_description
related_museum_numbers
rights
3
shape
site_code
VA
slug
vase-giles-james
sys_updated
2013-08-17T00:00:00.000Z
techniques
gilded
title
updated
vanda_exhibition_history
year_end
1775
year_start
1725