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Porcelain dish with rounded sides and everted rim. The dish has blue glaze on front, back and base. There is a mark in underglaze blue on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 18 millimetres
- Diameter: 76 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 : Qing 17th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Dish with blue glaze
This saucer-dish is covered with a high-fired monochrome blue glaze. The base carries an underglaze blue six-character Jiajing reign mark.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue mark, transparent and blue glazes
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, Jiajing period, AD 1522–66
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Object reference number: RRC38849
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