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Porcelain dish with rounded saucer with rounded sides and straight rim. Covered in green glaze applied directly to the biscuit. White glaze on base with inscription. Pair with B503.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 18 millimetres
- Diameter: 124 millimetres
Inscription CommentKangxi mark and period
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Dish with green glaze
Green derived from copper was used as a single colour glaze from the Xuande period (AD 1425–35), applied over a transparent high-fired glaze. Here the glaze is applied directly on-the-biscuit fired porcelain. The base has a six-character underglaze blue reign mark of the Kangxi period under a layer of clear glaze.
Porcelain with on-the-biscuit green glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi mark and period, AD 1662–1722
On display: G95/dc38/sh3
PDF card: 1952. Elphinstone Gift
Porcelain saucer with rounded saucer with rounded sides and straight rim. Covered in green glaze applied directly to the biscuit. White glaze on base with inscription. Pair with B504.
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Object reference number: RRC39775
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