Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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creamer or hot water jug
  • unknown maker from China
  • creamer or hot water jug, circa 1780, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China?
  • porcelain
  • Object Height: 12.1 cm
    Object Height: 4 3/4 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0111

Bulbous jug with a tapering neck, molded loop handle, projecting lip and a bluish white ground. The body has decorations of oval medallions in the center with clusters of flowers. There are floral sprays on either side in rose, green and red. The body has narrow red borders.