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Porcelain dish with rounded sides. The dish has slightly streaky lustrous coffee-brown glaze. There are incised phoenixes and five-clawed dragons on the interior and exterior. There is a mark in blue on the base, which also has a colourless glaze.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 45 millimetres
- Diameter: 218 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationDa Ming Jiajing nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Ming dynasty, Jiajing reign
Inscription CommentJiajing mark and period
Published PDF date : Ming Jiajing 1522-1566Room 95 label text:
Dish with coffee-brown glaze
This porcelain dish is incised with phoenixes and five-clawed dragons on the interior and exterior. It is covered with a coffee-coloured glaze. The base carries an underglaze blue six-character Jiajing reign mark.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue mark, transparent and coffee-coloured glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, Jiajing mark and period, AD 1522–66
On display: G95/dc44/sh3
Porcelain dish with rounded sides. Slightly streaky lustrous coffee-brown glaze. Incised phoenixes and five-clawed dragons on interior and exterior. Mark in blue on colourless glazed base.
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Object reference number: RRC38915
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