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Updated: 14 April 2015
Porcelain dish. The dish has a white body and deep cobalt blue glaze, almost white at the rim, and white glaze on the base. There is an inscription on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 53 millimetres
- Diameter: 277 millimetres
Inscription CommentXuande mark
Published PDF date : Ming Xuande or Qing KangxiRoom 95 label text:
Dish with blue glaze
This dish is covered with a monochrome blue glaze. This is high-fired and coloured with cobalt-oxide. The base carries an apocryphal Xuande reign mark.
Porcelain with cobalt-blue and transparent glazes
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, AD 1662–1722
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Object reference number: RRC39401
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