Guan Ware Vase – The Percival David Collection

Description: Guan Ware Vase In the form of a jade ‘cong’ with square body and short cylindrical neck and foot; and a flat base. (It was made as a cylinder with the four corners applied). Reddish brown porcellaneous ware with opaque greenish-grey glaze, irregularly crackled. The base is bare except for a few splashes of glaze.

Height: 18.3 cm
Century: 13th century
Dynasty: Southern Song

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