Porcelain bowl. Underglaze blue with single line just below rim and at top of foot. Central roundel inside with inscription in a single ring.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 57 millimetres
- Diameter: 117 millimetres
Inscription TransliterationDa ming Tianshun nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Tianshun period of the Great Ming (1457-64)
Published PDF date : Ming 17th centuryRoom 95 label text:
Bowl with apocryphal reign mark
Inside this simple bowl is painted in underglaze blue an apocryphal reign mark which reads大明天順年製 (Da Ming Tianshun nian zhi ‘Made in the Tianshun reign of the Ming dynasty (AD 1457–64).
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: RRC39914
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