Porcelain bowl. Underglaze blue with wide band of numerous shou (long life) characters in regular pattern. There is an inscription on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 63 millimetres
- Diameter: 119 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription CommentThere is an apocryphal Chenghua reign mark on the base in underglaze blue.
Inscription Positioninside and outside
Published PDF date : Ming 16th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Bowl with 壽 (shou ‘longevity’) characters
This bowl is covered with 壽 (shou ‘longevity’) characters in underglaze blue. There is also an apocryphal Chenghua reign mark on the base in underglaze blue.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, about AD 1500–1644
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Object reference number: RRC39954
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