- Museum number
Porcelain cup with broad foot ring and base. The cup has a fine, thin, white body. There is a poppy and two flowering sprays of peony in brown, iron-red and 'famille rose' palette enamel on the exterior, and fruit seeds and a melon on the interior.
- Production date
Diameter: 91 millimetres
Height: 37 millimetres
- Curator's comments
Published PDF date : Qing Yongzheng 1723-1735
Room 95 label text:
Cup with fencai poppies
This thinly-potted porcelain cup has an unusually broad foot ring and base. It is painted outside in delicate shades of opaque fencai (powdered colours) with white and red poppies and inside with fruit seeds and a small fruit. The base has a Yongzheng reign mark.
Porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue and opaque overglaze enamels
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province 江西省, 景德鎮
Qing dynasty, Yongzheng mark and period, AD1723–35
- On display (G95/dc64/s6)
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