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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1700-1750 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with turquoise glaze

  • Credit Line:

    Salting bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.455-1910

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 12, shelf 5

The special feature on this dish with its attractive turquoise glaze is the openwork round the rim. This suggests that it was a container for fruit rather than meat or vegetables, which might have leaked through the pierced decoration.

Physical description

Porcelain with turquoise glaze.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1700-1750 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with turquoise glaze

Dimensions

Diameter: 26.5 cm

Descriptive line

Cer, China, Qing, monochrome, TURQUOISE

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Glazed

Categories

Porcelain; Tableware & cutlery; Ceramics

Collection

East Asia Collection

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