Small porcelain cup with matching saucer. Underglaze blue with four egg-shaped panels with elegant ladies in terraced garden, against a trellised ground. Central roundel with a stylised flower on the saucer and inside the porcelain cup. Four emblem-like motifs on the exterior of saucer.Conch shell in double circle on base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 27 millimetres
- Diameter: 66 millimetres
Inscription CommentStylised conch shell mark in a double circle in underglaze blue on the base
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Blue-and white cup and saucer with figures
The base has a stylised conch shell mark in underglaze blue within a double circle.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD 1662–1722
Small porcelain cup with matching saucer. Underglaze blue with four egg-shaped panels with elegant ladies in terraced garden, against a trellised ground. Central roundel with a stylised flower on the saucer and inside the porcelain cup. Four emblem-like motifs on outside of saucer.Conch shell in double circle on base.
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