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Updated: 14 April 2015
Guan-type stoneware bowl with wide mouth. The bowl has thick greenish-grey glaze with dense, black-stained crackle. There are five spur marks on the interior of the bowl.
- Made in: China
- Height: 89 millimetres
- Diameter: 123 millimetres
- Diameter: 87 millimetres (base)
Published PDF date : Southern Song 12th-13thCRoom 95 label text:
Bowl with guan-type glaze
Green glazed wares are known as celadons in English, 青瓷(qingci) in Chinese and青瓷 (seiji) in Japanese This bowl is covered with a crackled celadon glaze similar to Southern Song dynasty guan wares (AD 1127–1279).
Stoneware with guan-type crackled glaze
Probably Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about AD 1700–1800
Margaret Medley 1975, records: 'From the Imperial Collection.'
Guan-type stoneware bowl with wide mouth. The bowl has thick greenish-grey glaze with dense, black-stained crackle. There are five spur marks on the inside of the bowl.
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Object reference number: RRC38445
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