Porcelain bowl with wide flat base and curving sides. The bowl has opaque greyish-green glaze of celadon type, with a coffee glazed rim. There is a mark in underglaze blue on the base, which has a white glaze.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 45 millimetres
- Diameter: 127 millimetres
Inscription PositionOn the base
Inscription Content敬畏 堂製
Inscription TransliterationJingwei tang zhi
Inscription TranslationMade for the Hall of Awesome Reverence
Inscription CommentOn the base, a four character mark 'Jingwei tang zhi' (made for the Hall of Awesome Reverence)
Published PDF date : Qing 18thCRoom 95 label text:
Bowl with high foot and with celadon glaze
This dish is covered with a celadon glaze. The underglaze blue mark on the base reads敬畏堂製 (Jingwei tang zhi ‘made for the Hall of Awesome Reverence’). Jingwei tang was the studio name of Li Hu, alias Duanren, style name Zhucun, native of Cixi.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue mark, clear and celadon-type glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, AD 1765–1795
Porcelain bowl with wide flat base and curving sides. Opaque greyish-green glaze of celadon type, with a coffee glazed rim. Mark in underglaze blue on white glazed base.
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Object reference number: RRC38878
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