Yaozhou porcelain bowl. The bowl has a fine grey body and thick, very pale greenish-grey glaze. Where exposed, the body is reddish-brown. The foot rim is unglazed.
- Made in: Huangpu
- (Asia,China,Shaanxi (province),Huangpu)
- Height: 49 millimetres
- Diameter: 134 millimetres
Published PDF date : Jin 12th-13thCRoom 95 label text:
Bowl with celadon glaze
This bowl is illustrative of some of the earliest celadons made at Yaozhou. It is thickly potted and is covered with a slip. It has a paler green glaze than later Northern Song and Jin dynasty examples. During the firing process grit has adhered to the footring from the sandy floor of the kiln.
Stoneware with slip and pale green glaze
Yaozhou ware 耀州窯
Huangpuzhen, Tongchuan city, Shaanxi province 陕西省, 銅川市, 黄堡鎮
Five Dynasties, AD 907 - 960
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Object reference number: RRC39265
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