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Soft paste porcelain water-pot of depressed globular form with small round foot ring. The water-pot has creamy glaze. There is an incised decoration of a double row of squared petals, and black specks on the interior.
- Made in: Zhangzhou (?)
- (Asia,China,Fujian (province),Zhangzhou)
- Height: 26 millimetres
- Diameter: 67 millimetres
Room 95 label text:
Water pot with incised lines
This water pot is incised with a double band of vertical lines 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
Soft paste porcelain water-pot of depressed globular form with small round foot ring. The water-pot has creamy glaze. There is an incised decoration of a double row of squared petals, and black specks on the inside.
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Object reference number: RRC38780
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