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Porcelain round box. The box has a white body and cream crackled glaze. There is a four-clawed dragon holding a pearl among waves moulded on the lid, and bats among the waves on the base. There is red staining on the interior and on the mouth rim.
- Height: 55 millimetres
- Diameter: 99 millimetres
Published PDF date : Qing 18thCRoom 95 label text:
Rounded box with moulded decoration
This round porcelain box and cover has moulded decoration of lappets, trellis patterns and key-fret panels.
Porcelain with moulded decoration and clear glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, AD 1800–1900
White porcelain round box. Covered with cream crackled glaze. Decorated with moulded design of four-clawed dragon holding a pearl among waves. On the base are bats among waves. Red staining inside and on mouth rim.
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Object reference number: RRC39336
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