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Ding porcelain dish, with six lobes and copper-bound rim. White. There are two ducks with lotus and reeds on the interior.
- Made in: Quyang (county)
- (Asia,China,Hebei (province),Quyang)
- Height: 66 millimetres
- Diameter: 260 millimetres
Inscription PositionOn the base
Published PDF date : 11thC-12thCRoom 95 label text:
Bowl with mandarin ducks
Pairs of mandarin ducks, as seen on this dish are an emblem of marital bliss.
Stoneware with incised decoration, transparent glaze and copper rim mount
Quyang county, Hebei province 河北省, 曲陽縣
Northern Song dynasty, about AD 1086–1127
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Object reference number: RRC38580
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