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Porcelain dish with rounded sides. The dish has pale liver coloured glaze derived from copper, mottled darker pink in some places, with a few dull greenish patches on the back. There is a mark in underglaze blue on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 50 millimetres
- Diameter: 288 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationDa Ming Xuande nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Ming dynasty, Xuande reign
Inscription CommentXuande mark
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Saucer-dish with copper-red glaze
This dish is a Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, copy of a Ming Xuande dish with copper red glaze. On the base it carries an underglaze cobalt-blue Xuande mark.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue mark transparent and copper-red glazes
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD 1662–1722
Porcelain dish with rounded sides. Pale liver coloured glaze derived from copper, mottled darker pink in some places, with a few dull greenish patches on the back. Mark in underglaze blue on base.
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Object reference number: RRC38913
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