Porcellaneous stoneware wine-jar of guan form, with ovoid body and gilt copper-bound mouth rim. Finely crazed turquoise glaze. Inscription on the shoulder. Late Ming to Early Qing circa 1600-1700. Courtesy of The British Museum.
McDonald's #1, 2007, Li Lihong; the work combines McDonald's 'golden arches' logo, a symbol of globalised consumer culture, and traditional Chinese ceramic decorative motifs and techniques to question how traditional culture interacts with modern life. (Victoria & Albert Museum)