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Updated: 14 April 2015
Porcelain bowl with rounded sides and slightly everted rim. The bowl has finely crazed transparent turquoise glaze. There are five-clawed dragons among clouds pursuing pearls, with rocks and waves below incised on the exterior. There is a mark in underglaze blue on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 70 millimetres
- Diameter: 145 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationDa Qing Kangxi nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Qing dynasty, Kangxi reign
Inscription CommentSix-character Kangxi mark in a double ring in blue.
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Bowl with dragons and turquoise glaze
This bowl is incised with five-clawed dragons among clouds pursuing pearls, with rocks and waves below and covered with a runny turquoise glaze. The base has a six-character underglaze blue reign mark of the Kangxi period
Porcelain, incised, underglaze cobalt-blue mark and crazed turquoise glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi mark and period, AD 1662–1722
PDF card: Capt. A. T. Warre
Porcelain bowl with rounded sides and slightly everted rim. Finely crazed transparent turquoise glaze. Five-clawed dragons among clouds pursuing pearls, with rocks and waves below incised on exterior. Mark on base in underglaze blue.
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Object reference number: RRC38871
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