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Porcelain cup. The cup has creamy crazed glaze, with light brown staining in the crackle. There is an incised design with a pair of phoenixes and a pair of five-clawed dragons.
- Height: 89 millimetres
Room 95 label text:
Cup incised with dragons and phoenixes
This tall cup is incised with a pair of phoenixes and a pair of five-clawed dragons.
Underfired porcelain, incised and with transparent glaze
Zhangzhou ware 漳州窯
Zhangzhou, Fujian province 福建省, 漳州
Qing dynasty, about AD 1700–1900
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Object reference number: RRC38796
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