Porcelain bowl, with copper-bound mouth rim. The bowl has crackled yellowish glaze. The character for 'longevity' is moulded in the centre, with radiating panels of classic scroll.
- Height: 83 millimetres
- Diameter: 192 millimetres
Inscription PositionOn the centre
Inscription CommentA moulded character 'Shou' (longevity) on centre
Published PDF date : 17th-18thCRoom 95 label text:
Bowl imitating Ding ware
Potters in the late Ming and Qing dynasties made copies of Ding wares at Jingdezhen in Jiangxi province, Zhangzhou in Fujian province and in other southern kilns. This white porcelain bowl has a copper rim imitating earlier Ding wares. Inside it is decorated with the character壽 (Shou ‘longevity’), with radiating panels containing a leaf scroll.
Porcelain with moulded decoration, transparent glaze and copper rim
Probably Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty or Republican period, about AD 1700–1949
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Object reference number: RRC38598
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