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Double porcelain bowl with porcelain dish set in the interior sealing the top and a hole at the base. Underglaze blue with scrolling lotus and lappets. Two flying dragons, feiyu, inside with water weeds.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 84 millimetres
- Diameter: 162 millimetres
Published PDF date : Ming HongzhiRoom 95 label text:
Blue-and-white warming bowl
This porcelain bowl has a shallow liner dish set inside and a hole at the base. Outside it is painted with underglaze blue lotus scrolls and stylised petals around the foot. Inside are two flying dragons with water weeds. This bowl is unmarked and made for the Chinese domestic market.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Ming dynasty, Hongzhi period, AD 1488–1505
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Object reference number: RRC39529
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