Porcelain bowl. Inside, a roundel with stylised phoenix in flight in underglaze blue against yellow ground. Same design outside, repeated four times. There is a mark on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 86 millimetres
- Diameter: 146 millimetres
Inscription PositionOn base
Inscription Content大清年 製
Inscription TransliterationMade in the Great Qing period
Inscription CommentFour-character mark Da Qing nianzhi (made in the Great Qing period) in a double circle in underglaze blue on the base
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Yellow-and-blue bowl with phoenixes in roundels
This bowl has an unusual design of stylised phoenix in roundels depicted in underglaze blue on a yellow ground. On the base is an unusual mark which reads 大清年製 (Da Qing nian zhi ‘Made in the Qing dynasty’.)
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration and yellow glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about AD 1644–1700
Porcelain bowl. Inside, a roundel with stylised phoenix in flight in underglaze blue against yellow ground. Same design outside, repeated four times. Mark on base.
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Object reference number: RRC39703
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