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Bowl

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1522-1566 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

  • Credit Line:

    H.B. Harris Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.121-1929

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 5, shelf 6

Physical description

Porcelain bowl painted in underglaze blue with a design of dragons and scrolling lotus and foliage.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1522-1566 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, painted in underglaze blue

Marks and inscriptions

Da Ming Jiajing nian zhi
Made in the Jiajing reign of the great Ming

Dimensions

Height: 3.25 in registers, Diameter: 6 in registers

Descriptive line

Cer, China, Ming, blue and white

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt; Glaze

Techniques

Throwing; Painting; Glazing; Firing

Subjects depicted

Dragon; Foliage; Lotus

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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