Porcelain dish with rounded sides and a straight rim. There is a medallion enclosing an ogival panel, enclosing a dragon among clouds and a Chinese character incised and painted in green enamel on a yellow enamel ground on the interior, and a landscape on the exterior. There is a mark in green on the base, which has a yellow enamel.ground.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 27 millimetres
- Diameter: 120 millimetres
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationDa Ming Jiajing nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Ming dynasty, Jiajing reign
Inscription CommentSix-character Jiajing mark incised on the base and coloured green against a yellow ground
Published PDF date : Ming Jiajing 1522-1566Room 95 label text:
Dish with green and yellow enamels
The base has a six-character green Jiajing reign mark on a yellow ground.
Porcelain with incised decoration and green and yellow enamels
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, Jiajing mark and period, AD 1522–1566
Porcelain saucer with rounded sides and a straight rim. Incised designs in green enamel on a yellow enamel ground. Circular medallion on interior with an ogival panel enclosing a dragon among clouds with a character above. Landscape on exterior. Mark in green on yellow enamelled base.
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Object reference number: RRC39062
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