Small stem porcelain cup with underglaze blue bands of scrolling flowers, plantain leaves and overlapping petals. Reserved panel on one side with ruyi and reign mark.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 102 millimetres
- Diameter: 78 millimetres
Inscription Typereign mark
Inscription Positionat rim
Inscription TransliterationKangxi nian zhi
Inscription TranslationMade in the Kangxi reign
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi 1662-1722Room 95 label text:
Deep stem cup with scrolling flowers
This stem cup is delicately painted with a flower scroll and bears a four-character Kangxi reign mark beneath the rim.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi mark and period, AD 1662–1722
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Object reference number: RRC39522
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