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Porcelain bowl with rounded sides, carved with peony scroll design outside and peony spray in central roundel inside, with band of petals at rim. Covered in uneven green glaze directly on biscuit. Cream white glaze on base, with inscription.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 90 millimetres
- Diameter: 192 millimetres
Inscription CommentSix-character Kangxi mark in a double ring in blue covered with coffee glaze.
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Bowl with peony scrolls
Green derived from copper was here applied directly on to the carved, biscuit-fired porcelain body. The base has a six-character underglaze blue reign mark of the Kangxi period
Porcelain with carved decoration and underglaze cobalt-blue mark and on-the-biscuit green glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi mark and period, AD 1662–1722
Margaret Medley 1975, records: Gift of the Hon Mountstuart Elphinstone. PDF card: 1952. Elphinstone Gift
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Object reference number: RRC39787
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