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Porcelain plaque modelled as a palm tree against an ornamental rock and moon with clouds in the background on both sides. The plaque has creamy white glaze.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 15 millimetres
- Width: 88 millimetres
- Depth: 86 millimetres
Published PDF date : Qing 18thCRoom 95 label text:
A brush shaper is used to remove excess water from the tip of a calligraphy brush and to shape it into a point for the best writing. This porcelain example is in the form of banana plants, pierced rocks and a moon among clouds.
Porcelain with transparent glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about AD 1800–1900
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Object reference number: RRC38813
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