Porcelain cup with rounded sides, straight rim and recessed base. There is a prunus tree in flower with birds in underglaze blue and red overglaze enamel on the exterior. There is a mark in underglaze blue on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 56 millimetres
- Diameter: 83 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationDa Qing Kangxi nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Qing dynasty, Kangxi reign
Inscription CommentSix-character Kangxi mark in a double circle in underglaze blue on the base
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Cup with birds in flowering winter plum tree
This cup is fired twice – once for the underglaze blue design of birds perched in flowering winter plum trees and once for the red enamel ground. The base carries an underglaze blue six-character Kangxi reign mark.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue and red enamel
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi mark and period, AD 1662–1722
Porcelain cup with rounded sides and straight rim. Underglaze blue and red overglaze enamel. Prunus tree in flower with birds. Mark on recessed base in underglaze blue.
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Object reference number: RRC39104
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