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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    first half of the 17th century (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

  • Museum number:

    1616-1876

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 2

Physical description

Bowl of porcelain, the outside painted in blue with birds and bamboo, and the inside with flowers and insects.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

first half of the 17th century (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue

Marks and inscriptions

Mark of Jiajing period (1522-66)

Dimensions

Diameter: 13.5 cm, Height: 7.5 cm

Object history note

From the RICHARD collection, Iran.

Descriptive line

Bowl, porcelain painted in underglaze cobalt blue, China, Ming dynasty, first half of the 17th century, with Jiajing mark

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Blue and white

Subjects depicted

Birds; Flowers; Bamboo; Insects

Categories

China in Persia; Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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