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Porcelain flower-pot-stand incense burner with three legs. Decorated in white slip on dark blue ground with three phoenixes among clouds. There is an inscription on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 125 millimetres
- Diameter: 281 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionon the base
Inscription TransliterationDa Ming Wanli nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Great Ming dynasty Wanli reign
Published PDF date : Ming Wanli 1573-1620Room 95 label text:
Bulb bowl with phoenixes among clouds
This bulb bowl is covered with a high-fired blue glaze and is painted in slip with three phoenixes among clouds. The base has a six-character underglaze blue Wanli reign mark.
Porcelain with cobalt-blue glaze, cobalt-blue mark and slip decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, Wanli mark and period, AD 1573–1620
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Object reference number: RRC39927
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