Porcelain dish with flattened rim. The dish has blue toned glaze. There is an incised design of two winged horses among clouds on the interior.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 17 millimetres
- Diameter: 115 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 : Jiajing 1522-1566Room 95 label text:
Dish with two winged horses among clouds
The dish is incised with two winged horses. The base has an incised Jiajing mark and is covered with a transparent glaze.
Porcelain with incised decoration and transparent glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, Jiajing mark and period, AD 1522–66
On display: G95/dc42/sh3
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Object reference number: RRC38823
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