Qingbai porcelain bowl with lobed rim. The bowl has a white body and transparent glaze. There are Buddhist symbols and a lotus scroll around the interior. There is a mark in the well. Pair with A449.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 65 millimetres
- Diameter: 202 millimetres
Room 95 label text:
Bowl with hidden decoration
Copies of beautiful Yongle porcelains were made in the Ming, Qing and Republican eras. Sir Percival David intended his collection to be used for teaching the differences between the originals and these later products.
Porcelain with anhua decoration and transparent glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty or Republican period about AD 1700–1949
White Qingbai porcelain bowl with lobed rim. Decorated with slip 'anhua' design of Buddhist symbols with lotus scroll around the inside. Mark in the well. Pair with A449.
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Object reference number: RRC39347
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