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Porcelain meiping vase. The vase has a white body covered with a blue-toned glaze. There are incised cloud collars with flower sprays in the centre on the shoulders, and flowers and chains on either side.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 450 millimetres
- Diameter: 218 millimetres
Published PDF date : MingRoom 95 label text:
Vase with incised flower scrolls
This meiping vase is incised with flower scrolls and covered with a clear glaze.
Porcelain with incised decoration and transparent glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, Jiajing period, AD 1522–66
White porcelain of 'meiping' form with incised decoration and covered with a blue-toned glaze. The decoration is divided into panels, round the shoulder are cloud collars with flower sprays in the centre and on either side are flowers and chains.
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Object reference number: RRC38843
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