University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:88-10-53B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Section:Asian
Materials:Ivory
Credit Line:Bequest of Robert C. Alexander, 1988
Other Number:332 - Other Number

Description

Flared mouth with long slender neck flowing into sloped shoulders and pear shaped body with raised stylized chrysanthemum petals. Indented round low foot. Overall celadon glaze with slightly yellowish green glaze on mouth and lip rim. The raised petals at base appear paler in tone than rest of vase. Recessed base has white glaze with blue six character mark of Kangxi. Unglazed footrim. Slight repair at lip and foot. Ivory stand.


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