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Porcelain bowl. The bowl has a white body and blue-toned glaze. There is a fret design carved around the exterior, with recessed areas unglazed, and a petal design incised around the base. There is a mark on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 91 millimetres
- Diameter: 197 millimetres
Inscription CommentChenghua mark
Room 95 label text:
Bowl with apocryphal mark
This bowl is carved and incised and carries an apocryphal Chenghua mark in underglaze blue on the base.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue mark, incised and carved with transparent glaze and biscuit-fired decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD1662–1722
On display: G95/dc46/sh4
White porcelain bowl. Covered with blue-toned glaze. Carved swastika fret design round the outside, with recessed areas unglazed. Incised petal design around base. Mark on base.
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Object reference number: RRC39359
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