Porcelain cup in form of crumpled lotus leaf, with incised lines simulating veins inside, and low relief lines outside. The cup has bluish-grey glaze. There are four inscriptions around the sides. There are five spur marks on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 61 millimetres
- Width: 105 millimetres
Inscription Positionon sides
Published PDF date : Qing 18thCRoom 95 label text:
Celadon cup with four inscriptions
This celadon cup is in the form of a lotus leaf with veins around the outside. It is decorated with four inscriptions.
Porcelain with celadon glaze, black and iron-red enamels
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD 1662–1722
On display: G95/dc31/sh2
Porcelain cup in form of crumpled lotus leaf, with incised lines simulating veins inside, and low relief lines outside. Covered in bluish-grey glaze. Four inscriptions around the sides. Five spur marks on base.
Copyright SOAS All rights reserved
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: email@example.com
Object reference number: RRC39418
British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.
The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.