Ng Ka Py alcoholic drink container ; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR1987.008

Name/Title

Ng Ka Py alcoholic drink container

About this object

Ng Ka Py alcohol bottle. Chinese earthenware alcoholic drink container. Has a brown green glaze, rounded body narrows to neck then widens to rim. Ka Py is the Cantonese name for a Chinese spirit or liqueur that might be an infusion of five kinds of fruit peel.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Unknown

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Unknown

Medium and Materials

Earthenware

Measurements

H 180mm x Dia (bottom) 80mm x Dia (top) 59mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Chinese associations

Subject and Association Keywords

Food container

Subject and Association Keywords

Container

Subject and Association Keywords

Domestic chattels

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Containers

Object number

CR1987.008

Copyright Licence  

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