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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1821-1850 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain with gilt decoration

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr R. Clarke Edwards

  • Museum number:

    C.169-1913

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Bowl of porcelain. On the outside with gilt designs derived from bronze decoration on an orange ground. Archaic dragons in pairs with shou (longevity) characters between them, with a border of ruyi heads round the rim and another formal border round the base. Covered on the inside and base with turquoise-blue enamel.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1821-1850 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain with gilt decoration

Marks and inscriptions

'da qing Daoguang nian zhi' in red seal characters in a panel reserved on the turquoise-blue enamel with which the base is convered within the footring
Made in the Daoguang period of the great Qing dynasty

Dimensions

Height: 6.4 cm, Diameter: 18.1 cm

Descriptive line

Bowl, porcelain with gilt designs derived from bronze decoration on an orange ground, China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty, Daoguang mark and period (1821-1850)

Production Note

Register

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Glazed; Gilt

Subjects depicted

Dragons; Ruyi

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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