Porcelain bowl with brown-stained rim. The bowl has a white body and blue-toned glaze. There is a lotus scroll incised on the exterior. There is a mark on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 90 millimetres
- Diameter: 195 millimetres
Inscription PositionOn the base
Inscription TransliterationShang shan fang gu
Inscription TranslationShangshan imitating the ancient
Inscription CommentInscribed on the base 'Shang shan fang gu' (Shangshan imitating the ancient)
Room 95 label text:
Bowl with underglaze blue mark
This white porcelain bowl has a brown-stained rim imitating copper. It is covered with a blue-tinged glaze. Outside it is incised with a lotus scroll design. On the base is a mark商山仿古 (Shang shan fang gu ‘Shangshan imitating the ancient’).
Porcelain underglaze cobalt-blue mark, incised design and blue-tinged glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD 1662–1722
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Object reference number: RRC39302
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