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Porcelain dish. Underglaze blue with stylised leaf sprays around sides and inside with central roundel with a white hare staring at the moon in a garden landscape, including rock, flowers and lingzhi fungus tree. Band of rocks and trees around cavetto. There is an inscription on the base. Closely related to PDF676.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 28 millimetres
- Diameter: 137 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationDa Ming Chenghua nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Chenghua reign of the Ming dynasty
Published PDF date : Ming Wanli 1573-1620Room 95 label text:
Blue-and-white dish with a white rabbit in a landscape
This dish is decorated with a white rabbit in a landscape. The dish carries an apocryphal six-character Chenghua reign mark.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, Wanli period, AD 1573–1620
Porcelain dish. Underglaze blue with stylised leaf sprays around sides and inside with central roundel with a white hare staring at the moon in a garden landscape, including rock, flowers and lingzhi fungus tree. Band of rocks and trees around cavetto. Inscription on base. Closely related to PDF676.
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Object reference number: RRC39583
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