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Longquan stoneware bowl with thickened rim. The bowl has thick, matt grey-brown glaze. There is a vegetal band moulded on the interior above eight quatrefoil panels, each enclosing a Chinese character. There is an inscription on the interior.
- Made in: Longquan (area)
- (Asia,China,Zhejiang (province),Longquan Area)
- Height: 83 millimetres
- Diameter: 153 millimetres
Published PDF date : Yuan late 13thCRoom 95 label text:
The Chinese characters are incised in eight quatrefoil panels inside this bowl. Longquan wares with makers’ names are extremely rare and the possibility of this being made at another kiln complex within Zhejiang can not be ruled out.
Stoneware with moulded decoration and celadon glaze
Longquan region, Zhejiang province 浙江省, 龍泉地區
Ming dynasty, about AD 1368–1435
Longquan stoneware bowl with thickened rim. The bowl has thick, matt grey-brown glaze. There is a vegetal band moulded inside above eight quatrefoil panels, each enclosing a Chinese character. There is an inscription on the interior.
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Object reference number: RRC38716
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