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Hua shi porcelain water-pot with depressed globular body. The water-pot has creamy glaze. There is an incised design of panel of straight lines just below the mouth rim, with a classic scroll panel below that. There is a firing crack at the base.
- Height: 44 millimetres
- Diameter: 90 millimetres
Room 95 label text:
Water pot with incised scroll pattern
This water pot is incised with a band of vertical lines and another of classic scroll around the rim and has a crackled glaze.
Underfired porcelain, incised and with transparent glaze
Zhangzhou ware 漳州窯
Zhangzhou, Fujian province 福建省, 漳州
Qing dynasty, about AD 1700–1800
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Object reference number: RRC38799
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