Guan-type ware shallow dish with eight bow-shaped lobes. The dish has a dark grey body and thick yellowish glaze with fine crackle stained mainly black with some brown. The base is glazed and the foot rim unglazed.
- Made in: China
- Height: 28 millimetres
- Diameter: 155 millimetres
- Diameter: 53 millimetres (base)
Published PDF date : Yuan 13th-14th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Dish with crackled celadon glaze
This shallow lobed dish is covered with an archaistic, crackled, celadon glaze.
Stoneware with guan-type crackled glaze
Probably Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about AD 1700–1900
Shallow guan-type ware dish with eight bow-shaped lobes. Dark grey stoneware body covered in thick yellowish glaze with fine crackle stained mainly black with some brown. Base glazed and foot rim unglazed.
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Object reference number: RRC39245
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