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Porcelain cup with everted rim. The cup has a white body, covered with a blue-tinged glaze. There is an incised design of cloud collar around the exterior rim, a flower and leaf scroll round the main body, and lappets round the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 94 millimetres
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationDa Ming Chongzhen nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Ming dynasty, Chongzhen reign
Inscription CommentUnderglaze blue mark Chongzhen
Published PDF date : Ming Chongzhen 1628-44Room 95 label text:
Cup with incised design
This high-quality cup was made at Jingdezhen and has an underglaze blue mark of the Chongzhen emperor on the base.
Porcelain with incised design, underglaze cobalt-blue mark and a clear glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, Chongzhen mark and period, AD 1628–1644
On display: G95/dc45/sh7
PDF card: Kempe Collection, No. 698.
White porcelain cup with everted rim, covered with a blue-tinged glaze. Decorated with an incised design of cloud collar around the outside rim; a flower and leaf scroll round the main body and lappets round the base.
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Object reference number: RRC38838
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