Porcelain cup in the form of magnolia flower with central flower and applied buds in high relief. Inside and outside moulded with overlapping petals and underglaze blue knotted stems form the base.
- Height: 90 millimetres
- Width: 124 millimetres
Published PDF date : Ming early 17th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Cup in the form of a magnolia flower
This unusual cup is modelled in the form of a magnolia flower. it is painted in washes of underglaze blue cobalt. The body of the porcelain is quite unusual and it may be that it comes from a kiln other than Jingdezhen.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about AD 1700–1911
Margaret Medley 1975 records: From the V. Wethered Collection. PDF card: V. Wethered Collection
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Object reference number: RRC39917
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