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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

  • Museum number:

    C.612-1922

  • Gallery location:

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

Physical description

Porcelain bowl painted in underglaze blue with sinous dragons, cloud scrolls and flaming pearls.

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 reign of Jiajing of the Great Ming'

Dimensions

Height: 2.125 in, Diameter: 4.75 in registers

Object history note

Bought from Messrs. Bluett & Sons in 1922

Descriptive line

Cer, China, Ming, blue and white

Materials

Porcelain; Cobalt; Glaze

Techniques

Throwing; Painting; Glazing; Firing

Subjects depicted

Cloud scrolls; Pearls; Dragon

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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