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Updated: 14 April 2015
Porcelain bowl. The bowl has colourless glazed base. There are two horizontal rings in relief around the sides. There is an inscription on the base, which has a colourless glaze.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 54 millimetres
- Diameter: 169 millimetres
Inscription Positionon base
Inscription TransliterationKangxi renzi Zhong he tang zhi
Inscription Translation‘Made for the Hall of Central Harmony in the renzi year of Kangxi reign [AD 1672]
Published PDF date : Qing Kangxi AD 1672Room 95 label text:
Dish with inscription and coffee-coloured glaze
This dish is of a very fine quality. The coffee-coloured glaze is slightly paler inside than outside. On the base is an important underglaze blue mark which reads: 康熙壬子中和堂製 (Kangxi renzi Zhonghetang zhi ‘Made for the Hall of Central Harmony in the renzi year of Kangxi reign [AD 1672]’)
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue mark and coffee-brown glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, dated equivalent to AD 1672
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Object reference number: RRC39434
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