Porcelain dish, with lobed rim. The dish has greyish-white glaze. There is a floral motif on the interior. There is an inscription on the base.
- Height: 27 millimetres
- Diameter: 133 millimetres
Inscription Positionon the base
Inscription Content嘉定寳用庚午年造 and 三號
Inscription TransliterationJiading bao yong gengwu nian zao and sanhao
Inscription Translation‘made in the Gengwu year of Jiading reign [AD 1210]) and ‘number three’.
Published PDF date : Jin, AD 1210?Room 95 label text:
Flower-shaped dish with inscription
This flower-shaped dish has a flat base with an inscription. This inscription reads 嘉定寳用庚午年造 (Jiading bao yong gengwu nian zao ‘made in the Gengwu year of Jiading reign [AD 1210]) and 三號 (sanhao ‘number three’). However this inscription is later incised and gilded.
Stoneware with transparent glaze and incised inscription
Probably Ding ware定窯
Quyang county, Hebei province 河北省, 曲陽縣
Liao or Jin dynasty about AD 950-1150
Object reference number: RRC38612