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Potting pot with 'Bleu Persan' decoration

Date: c.1675-1690
Dimensions:
Overall: 9.5 x 13.3 cm (3 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)
Medium: Delftware, tin glaze, lead glaze, press moulded, and thrown.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England, Greater London, London
Object number: G83.1.451
DescriptionLondon Delft 'bleu-persan' dish of slightly waisted squat cylindrical shape. It has an Asian figure seated by a large base in a continuous landscape, and beneath sketchy line borders. It is covered with a rich blue glaze and painted in white.