Porcelain cup. The cup has blue-tinged glaze. There is an incised design of three dragons among clouds on the exterior.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 31 millimetres
- Diameter: 52 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationDa Ming Jiajing nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Ming dynasty, Jiajing reign
Inscription CommentJiajing mark
Room 95 label text:
Cup with dragons among clouds
This cup is incised with dragons among clouds. It is covered with a clear glaze and the base has a six-character underglaze blue reign mark of the Jiajing period
Porcelain, incised, with underglaze cobalt-blue mark, transparent glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty Jiajing mark and period, AD 1522–1566
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Object reference number: RRC38791
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