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Jar with enamel decoration of the emblems of the eight immortals over pale turquoise ground

Marks

Da Qing Qianong nian zhi engraved onto enamel glaze then filled in with gold enamel

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. D. D. Forbes, April 24, 1917

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Dora Delano Forbes

Chinese, Qing dynasty, 19th century

Object Place

China

Accession Number

37.197

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain