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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1662-1722 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    Salting Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.628-1910

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Dish of porcelain, saucer-shaped with fluted rim and wavy edge. Painted in underglaze blue, in the middle a medallion containing five stylised lotuses in a pattern of closely set spirals, surrounded by sixteen radiating panels each containing a lotus spray. Under the rim, three lotuses on scroll stems.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1662-1722 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

An incense burner in a double circle, in underglaze blue

Dimensions

Diameter: 27.3 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, porcelain painted in underglaze blue, China, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period (1662-1722)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt oxide

Techniques

Glazed; Painted; Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Lotus flowers

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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