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Jizhou stoneware bowl. The bowl has dark brown glaze on the interior and two-thirds of the way down the exterior, and bluish white painted lines.
- Made in: Jizhou
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jizhou)
- Height: 66 millimetres
Published PDF date : 10th-11th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Tea bowl with slip painting
This tea bowl is covered with an iron-brown glaze. The tortoise-shell pattern is achieved by adding concentrated iron (like iron filings) to the glaze.
Stoneware with iron brown glaze and slip painting
Jizhou ware 吉州窯
Jizhou, Jiangxi province江西省, 吉州區
Southern Song dynasty, AD 1127–1279
Margaret Medley 1980 records: Acquired in 1964.
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Object reference number: RRC38745
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