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bowl

  • Object type

  • Museum number

    PDF,A.688

  • Description

    Small porcelain bowl with flaring sides. Underglaze blue with narrow band of stylised strapwork just above foot. There is an inscription on the base. Inside undecorated.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1662-1722
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 49 millimetres
    • Diameter: 88 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        mark
      • Inscription Language

        Chinese
      • Inscription Comment

        Six-character Kangxi mark in a double circle in underglaze cobalt blue
  • Curator's comments

    Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:

    PDF A688

    Bowl with narrow band of stylised scroll


    The base has a six-character underglaze blue Kangxi reign mark.


    Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration
    Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
    Qing dynasty, Kangxi mark and period, AD 1662–1722

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  • Bibliography

    • Medley 1976 p.51, no.A688 bibliographic details
    • Pierson 2004 p.72, no.A688 bibliographic details
  • Location

    On display: G95/dc24/sh2

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    PDF,A.688

Small porcelain bowl with flaring sides. Underglaze blue with narrow band of stylised strapwork just above foot. Inscription on base. Inside undecorated.

Small porcelain bowl with flaring sides. Underglaze blue with narrow band of stylised strapwork just above foot. Inscription on base. Inside undecorated.

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