Porcelain cup. There is an incised design of two dragons among clouds on the exterior.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 67 millimetres
- Diameter: 80 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
The cup is incised with a design of dragons among clouds. 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 1522–66
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Object reference number: RRC38787
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