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Small porcelain cup. Decorated in underglaze blue and overglaze red, green and black enamels. Inside are three peaches, and outside painted with three delicate peach sprays. Diaper patterns at rim and overlapping panels above foot. There is a mark on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 36 millimetres
- Diameter: 46 millimetres
Inscription CommentSix-character Chenghua mark in a double circle in underglaze blue on the base
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Cup with peach-sprays
This cup is delicately painted with peaches on branches outside. Peaches are an auspicious emblem of long life.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue and overglaze decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty or Republican period, AD 1800–1949
Small porcelain cup. Decorated in underglaze blue and overglaze red, green and black enamels. Inside are three peaches, and outside painted with three delicate peach sprays. Diaper patterns at rim and overlapping panels above foot. Mark on base.
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Object reference number: RRC39702
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