Chinese Pottery Vessel

Production date
1860s
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Object detail

Description
A vase shaped bottle with a dark brown glaze. The item has been damaged revealing the colour of the light brown clay it is made from.

The following information is from a note that was donated with the item. Pottery Jar from Murphys Flat Chinese camp near Macraes. These were imported from China usually with Tiger Whiskey, a Chinese rice whiskey.
Production place
Production date
1860s
Production period
Collection type
Measurements
H 163mm x W 123mm x D 123mm
Accession number
2015/90
System ID
149272
Current Rights
Culture Waitaki Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence
Culture Waitaki Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International licence
Organisation Credit Line
Collection of the Waitaki Museum. Id 149272

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