buff earthenware, the body thrown, with applied handles, spout, feet, pierced knob and bird finial, covered with very pale turquoise-green tin-glaze, and painted in blue. Height, whole, 31.1cm, width, whole, 31.0cm, dated 1685 (stand 1686). Baroque. Late Ming (manner of).
C.1504 & A-1928
Posset pot with cover and stand (detail)
© The Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK.