Porcelain cup with rounded sides. Covered with gold enamel glaze. Base glazed white, with inscription.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 36 millimetres
- Diameter: 60 millimetres
Inscription CommentYongzheng mark
Published PDF date : Qing Yongzheng 1723-1735Room 95 label text:
Cup with gold glaze
This finely modelled cup is marked on the base with a six-character underglaze blue reign mark of the Yongzheng period. The Yongzheng emperor ordered many porcelains in experimental colours from the imperial kilns at Jingdezhen. However, it is possible that the gold glaze here was later added.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue mark, transparent and gold glazes
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Yongzheng mark and period, AD 1723–1735
PDF card: 1952. Elphinstone Gift
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Object reference number: RRC39869
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