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Longquan porcelain meiping vase with two small handles on the shoulder. The vase has grey-green glaze with brown stained crackle. The is an inscription on the base.
- Made in: Longquan (area)
- (Asia,China,Zhejiang (province),Longquan Area)
- Height: 263 millimetres
Inscription PositionOn base
Inscription TransliterationChen Zhenshan zhi
Inscription TranslationMade by Chen Zhenshan
Published PDF date : Ming 16th-17th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Vase with celadon glaze and inscription
The vase is a typical late Ming shape. It is covered with a celadon glaze. The base is carved with four characters陳珍山製 (Chen Zhenshan zhi ‘ Made by Chen Zhenshan’).
Stoneware, porcelain–type, with celadon glaze
Longquan region, Zhejiang province 浙江省, 龍泉地區
Ming dynasty, about AD 1550–1644
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Object reference number: RRC38698
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