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Jun stoneware stem cup with a tall stem and a lacquered mouthrim. The stem cup has purple glaze on the exterior, and greyish blue glaze with some crackle on the interior.
- Made in: Juntai
- (Asia,China,Henan (province),Yuxian,Juntai)
- Height: 95 millimetres
Published PDF date : Ming 14th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Stem cup with Jun glaze
‘Official’ Jun wares have been found at a kiln site near the Juntai terrace, inside the north gate of the administrative seat of Yuzhou prefecture (modern Yuxian). They were made in the early Ming period (about AD 1368 to 1435).
Stoneware body covered in purple and blue glazes
Official Jun ware官鈞窯
Juntai, Yuxian, Henan province 河南省, 禹縣, 鈞台
Ming dynasty, about AD 1368–1435
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Object reference number: RRC38503
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