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Porcelain wine-cup with tall sides and flaring lip. There are quails and chicks next to a rock with flowers and grass in underglaze cobalt blue on one side, and chrysanthemus and two insects on the other. There is a mark on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 39 millimetres
- Diameter: 50 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationDa Ming Chenghua nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Ming dynasty, Chenghua reign
Inscription CommentSix-character archaistic Chenghua mark in underglaze blue on the base
Published PDF date : Qing 18thCRoom 95 label text:
This cup is painted with quails and their chicks in a landscape with rocks and flowers and grasses. The base has an apocryphal six-character underglaze blue Chenghua reign mark.
Porcelain in underglaze cobalt blue
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD 1662–1722
Porcelain wine-cup with tall sides and flaring lip, exterior decorated in underglaze cobalt blue. Quails and chicks next to a rock with flowers and grass on one side, and chrysanthemus and two insects on the other. Mark on base.
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Object reference number: RRC38987
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