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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    PDF,A.530

  • Description

    Porcelain bowl. The bowl has copper red glaze, white at the rim. There is an inscription on the base, which is covered in plain, slightly bluish high-fired glaze with some crackle.

  • Culture/period

  • Date

    • 1662-1722
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Technique

  • Dimensions

    • Height: 49 millimetres
    • Diameter: 150 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        mark
      • Inscription Language

        Chinese
      • Inscription Comment

        Xuande mark
  • Curator's comments

    Published PDF date : Qing 17th centuryRoom 95 label text:

    PDF A530

    Bowl with copper-red glaze


    This bowl is a Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, copy of a Ming Xuande bowl with copper-red glaze. On the base it carries an incised Xuande mark.


    Porcelain with incised mark transparent and copper-red glazes
    Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province江西省, 景德鎮
    Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD 1662–1722

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  • Bibliography

    • Medley 1973 p.33, no.A530 bibliographic details
    • Scott 1989 p.34, no.A530 bibliographic details
  • Location

    G95/case48/sh2

  • Acquisition name

  • Department

    Asia

  • Registration number

    PDF,A.530

Porcelain bowl. Covered with copper red glaze, white at the rim. Base covered in plain, slightly bluish high-fired glaze with some crackle, and inscription.

Porcelain bowl. Covered with copper red glaze, white at the rim. Base covered in plain, slightly bluish high-fired glaze with some crackle, and inscription.

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