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Porcelain bowl with rounded sides. The bowl has a white body with celadon-type glaze. There is a double ring enclosing a double square containing a four character mark on the interior. There is a mark in underglaze blue on the base, which is recessed.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 41 millimetres
- Diameter: 95 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription TransliterationLongqing nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Longqing reign
Published PDF date : Ming Longqing 1567-1572Room 95 label text:
Porcelain dish with celadon glaze
Longqing (AD1567–72) ceramics are particularly rare as the emperor only reigned for six years. Stylistically they relate closely to Jiajing and Wanli imperial wares. This small dish is decorated with a celadon glaze outside and with a four character Longqing reign mark which reads 隆慶年製 inside. The base carries a further mark.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration and celadon type glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, Longqing mark and period, AD 1567–1572
Porcelain bowl with rounded sides. Celadon type glaze on a white porcelain body. White inside with a double ring enclosing a double square containing a four character mark. Mark in underglaze blue on recessed base.
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Object reference number: RRC38918
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