Porcelain cup-stand. There is a band of scrolling lotus flowers and leaves in underglaze blue around the central recess. There is an inscription on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 20 millimetres
- Diameter: 116 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon the base
Inscription TransliterationDa Ming Kangxi nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade during the Kangxi reign of the Great Qing dynasty
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Cup-stand with scrolling lotus flowers
The base has a six-character underglaze blue Kangxi reign mark: 大清康熙年製 Da Ming Kangxi nian zhi, 'Made in the reign of the Kangxi emperor.'
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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Object reference number: RRC40029
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