China is the hometown of porcelain, which is a historical and cultural witness.There are many kinds of porcelain in our country, among which there are more than ten types of porcelain, such as bottles, cups, bowls, POTS and zuns, etc., according to the type of porcelain.However, among the various types of porcelain, one kind of porcelain is rarely mentioned, and it is difficult to get people’s attention and collection: the general pot. Today, the swallow is going to talk with you about this easily overlooked China – the general jar(hat-covered jar）.
The general pot（hat-covered jar） is a treasure of Chinese ceramic art. A kind of pot, because the shape of the pearl cap like a general helmet and hat. First seen in the Ming jiajing, wanli dynasty, to the qing dynasty shunzhi when the basic shape. The kangxi dynasty was the most popular. Tank as a straight mouth, full shoulder, belly, flat sand bottom, with a high dome. Its shape body tall, each dynasty its shape slightly different. Common varieties for blue and white, multicolored ware, in addition to yellow glaze, eggplant skin purple glaze, tricolor, etc.
At the end of Ming dynasty and the beginning of qing dynasty, the appearance of general pot is tall and straight, rich and unrestrained, the outer wall of implement can be decorated with a variety of techniques such as blue and white, multicoloured, got more and more people’s love and recognition, became the ornamental product of adornment family. From the late qing dynasty to the republic of China, the general pot was produced in large quantities and other shapes were developed.
The value of the general pot comes from its unique artistic value. General pot is the most important characteristics of the atmosphere, magnificent, when the blue and white general pot is the kangxi years porcelain masterpiece, because of its size, can well show the level of craftsmanship and literary content, the subject matter is diverse, varied patterns, not only exquisite and impressive is also the disseminator of times and history.
The most important reason why general pot is valued by antique collectors is its artistic value. The development of the general pot to the qing dynasty shunzhi period of basic shape, kangxi years in particular. Although the shape of the vessel changed slightly in each period, it was characterized by the atmosphere and magnificence. Blue and white general pot is the best work of blue and white porcelain in kangxi dynasty, because of its huge shape, blue and white craft has been fully displayed.
Porcelain collectors believe that the lotus pot, the big lid pot are the predecessor of the general pot. Now, the market also has the general pot of modern firing, the volume is very huge, some even as high as one or two meters, decoration is very imposing. In terms of modern technology, to make large general tank is not an easy thing, whether it is throwing or fire have considerable difficulty, but ShengJiang company as have 12 years of jingdezhen ceramic production trade company, has the first-class fire master craftsmen and first-class and ceramic painting, can provide you with high quality real general tank.
Blue and white general pot produced by shengjiang company: straight mouth, short neck, abundant shoulder, belly belly down, roll foot; The shape is full, the whole is like a general wearing a helmet and armor, the shape is steady and straight, strong and vigorous. The umbrella cover, the whole body of the pot is decorated with blue and white flowers, the cover is painted with peony, orchid grass and stone patterns, the neck is decorated with flower patterns, the neck and shoulder joints are decorated with string patterns. Body painting peony flowers and birds, incorridorous stone grain, the branch dry and vigorous, luxuriant flowers and leaves, the bird raised its head, like a high-sounding song; Foil gives the artistic conception of the song of the birds and the fragrance of the flowers is the icing on the cake. White body, glaze smooth, white in slightly green. The decorations are lively and full of life. Blue and white in the ash, ink painting effect, people can not put down.
If you also like Chinese traditional culture, admire jingdezhen ceramic art, and recognize the artistic value of the general pot, we suggest you come to ShengJiang company, the world leader in jingdezhen ceramic products, to collect or customize the general pot, a gem of Chinese ceramic art.
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