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  • Description

    Porcelain dish. Covered outside and inside with greyish-green celadon-toned glaze. Rim glazed coffee-brown. White glaze on base, with inscription.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 18thC
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  • Dimensions

    • Height: 53 millimetres
    • Diameter: 251 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

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      • Inscription Position

        On the base
      • Inscription Language

      • Inscription Content

      • Inscription Transliteration

        Jingwei tang zhi
      • Inscription Translation

        Made for the Hall of Awesome Reverence
      • Inscription Comment

        On the base, an inscription 'Jingwei tang zhi' (made for the Hall of Awesome Reverence)
  • Curator's comments

    Published PDF date : Qing 18thCRoom 95 label text:

    PDF A568

    Bowl with celadon glaze

    This dish is covered with a celadon glaze. The underglaze blue mark on the base reads敬畏堂製 (Jingwei tang zhi ‘made for the Hall of Awesome Reverence’).

    Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue mark, clear and celadon-type glaze
    Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
    Qing dynasty, AD 1700–1800


  • Bibliography

    • Pierson & Barnes 2002 p.107, no.94 (and base) bibliographic details
    • Medley 1973 p.39, no.A568 bibliographic details
    • Scott 1989 p.39, no.A568 bibliographic details
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Porcelain dish. Covered outside and inside with greyish-green celadon-toned glaze. Rim glazed coffee-brown. White glaze on base, with inscription.

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