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Porcelain bowl with rounded sides and flared rim. The bowl has blue glaze. There is a dragon in a double ring incised the centre, five-clawed dragons among clouds in pursuit of pearls incised around exterior. There is an inscription on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 126 millimetres
- Diameter: 279 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationDa Ming Wanli nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Ming dynasty, Wanli reign
Inscription Commentwanli mark and period
Published PDF date : Ming Wanli 1573-1620Room 95 label text:
Bowl with blue glaze
This bowl incised with a dragon in a double ring in the centre, five-clawed dragons among clouds in pursuit of pearls around the walls. It is covered with a monochrome blue glaze and is incised with a Wanli mark on the base.
Porcelain with incised decoration, transparent and blue glazes
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, Wanli mark and period, AD 1573–1620
Porcelain bowl with rounded sides and flared rim. Blue glaze. Dragon in a double ring in the centre, five-clawed dragons among clouds in pursuit of pearls incised around exterior. Inscription on base.
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Object reference number: RRC38909
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