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Ding porcelain dish, with copper-bound mouth rim. Creamy white. There is a lotus scroll with a border of key-fret moulded in the centre, surrounded by a moulded peony scroll bordered by three raised lines. There is an inscription on the base.
- Made in: Quyang (county)
- (Asia,China,Hebei (province),Quyang)
- Height: 59 millimetres
- Diameter: 305 millimetres
Inscription PositionOn the base
Published PDF date : Late 13thCRoom 95 label text:
Dish with peony scroll
This dish has a dense moulded peony scroll decoration in the inside. The base is incised 殿 (dian ‘palace’).
Stoneware with moulded decoration, transparent glaze and copper rim mount
Ding ware 定窯
Quyang county, Hebei province 河北省, 曲陽縣
Jin dynasty, AD 1115–1234
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Object reference number: RRC38582
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