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Updated: 14 April 2015
Porcelain vase with globular body and animal mask handles. The vase has a white body and cream white glaze. There is a mark on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 68 millimetres
- Width: 85 millimetres
- Depth: 53 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationChenghua nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Chenghua reign
Room 95 label text:
This two handled cup is modelled on an ancient Chinese bronze. On the base is a four character apocryphal Chenghua reign mark which reads 成化年製.
Porcelain, applied moulded handles, underglaze cobalt-blue mark and with transparent glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, AD1800–1900
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Object reference number: RRC39340
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