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Longquan stoneware multi-lobed bowl with rounded sides. The bowl has transparent green glaze. There is a floral motif in the centre, a floral scroll around the sides, a cursive scroll at the rim, and an abstract landscape carved on exterior with chevron band at the rim.
- Made in: Longquan (area)
- (Asia,China,Zhejiang (province),Longquan Area)
- Height: 98 millimetres
- Diameter: 173 millimetres
Published PDF date : Yuan-Ming 14th centuryRoom 95 label text:
This bowl has a bracket-lobed rim. It is carved outside with a stylised landscape design with trees and mountain peaks. Inside is an impressed floral medallion in the centre and with floral scrolls around the sides. It relates to porcelains made at Jingdezhen in the 15th century.
Stoneware, porcelain-type, with impressed and incised decoration and celadon glaze
Longquan region, Zhejiang province 浙江省, 龍泉地區
Ming dynasty, about AD 1403–87
On display: G95/dc5/sh2
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Object reference number: RRC38691
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