Water bottle

1600-1700 (made)


Height: 5.12 in, Diameter: 6.37 in

IM.115-1926 SSEA

Pottery, earthenware, Perak Malaysia, C19

A round bottomed bowl with a spherical body. Vertical grooves surround the outside of the body. The lip is raised and has a thick rim. The body is light brown earthenware, with dark patches, possibly burnt marks near the top.

Given by The Imperial Institute

Location: Ceramics Study Galleries, Asia & Europe, room 137, case 17, shelf 2

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