Porcelain dish with rounded sides. Covered with pale cobalt-blue glaze, fading to white at the rim. Clear glaze on bae, with inscription. Pair with B561.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 29 millimetres
- Diameter: 133 millimetres
Inscription CommentYongzheng mark and period
Published PDF date : Qing Yongzheng 1723-1735Room 95 label text:
Dish with pale cobalt-blue glaze
This dish is covered with a pale cobalt-blue glaze. On the base is a six-character underglaze blue reign mark of the Yongzheng period. It is a pair with PDF B561.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue mark and pale cobalt-blue glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Yongzheng mark and period, AD 1723–1735
PDF card: 1952. Elphinstone Gift Dominic Jellinek: From. Bluett & Sons Archive; January 18th 1926; 1700/01, £16. Purchased by Bluett's from John Sparks, January 12th 1926, £5:8:4 each. [Two of six similar saucers purchased that day, others from the group were sold to Howard Back (2), Captain A.T. Warre and F. Howard Paget.]
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Object reference number: RRC39831
British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.
The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.