Porcelain bowl. The bowl has a white body and blue-toned glaze. There is a double row of petals incised on the exterior. There is a mark on the base.
- Made in: Jingdezhen
- (Asia,China,Jiangxi (province),Jingdezhen)
- Height: 68 millimetres
- Diameter: 144 millimetres
Inscription CommentChenghua mark
Room 95 label text:
Bowl with clear glaze
This porcelain bowl stands on a high foot and has an everted rim. It is incised with lotus petals outside and is covered with a clear glaze with a blue-tinge. On the base is a six-character, underglaze blue, apocryphal Chenghua mark.
Porcelain with incised decoration, underglaze cobalt-blue mark and clear glaze
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, about AD 1700–1800
PDF card: Elphinstone Gift
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Object reference number: RRC39387
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