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Jizhou stoneware bowl with five lobes and silver-bound mouth rim. Tortoise-shell effect.
- Made in: Jizhou
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jizhou)
- Height: 57 millimetres
- Diameter: 128 millimetres
Published PDF date : SongRoom 95 label text:
Tea bowl with ‘tortoise-shell’ glaze
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 iron-rich flecks and silver bound mouth rim
Jizhou ware 吉州窯
Jizhou, Jiangxi province江西省, 吉州區
Southern Song dynasty, AD 1127–1279
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Object reference number: RRC38723
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