Tea-caddy missing cover, Yixing 'zisha' stoneware. The jar is small and the largest inscription is incised in the most formal style of Chinese calligraphy. An apocryphal inscription on the base.
- Made in: Yixing
- (Asia,China,Jiangsu (province),Yixing)
- Found/Acquired: China
- Height: 10.5 centimetres
- Diameter: 10 centimetres
Inscription Positionon side
Inscription Typesignature and date
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription Content萬暦丁酉上元節, 李養心製
Inscription TransliterationWanli Dingyou shang yuan jie, Li Yangxin zhi
Inscription TranslationWanli dingyou year , made by Li Yangxin
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Object reference number: RRC16298
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