Horn-shaped cup with a metal mount, decorated with dragon, crane, tiger and spotted deer motifs

Chinese Collection

Accession Nr.: 5367
Type: vessel; pottery
Date of production:
Late 17th century - early 18th century
Qing dynasty
Place of production:
Materials: brass; porcelain
Techniques: applied; gilt; glazed
Dimensions: height: 6.5 cm
diameter (base): 4 cm
The gilded brass mount was made in Europe and thus the vessel, originally produced to function as a cup, was turned into a small basket.