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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    1573-1620 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, inicsed, glazed

  • Museum number:

    C.1440-1924

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 137, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 5

Physical description

Dish of porcelain, with decoration incised under a clear glaze. In the middle a medallion containing a floral motif, surrounded by a band with two archaic dragons.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)

Date

1573-1620 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, inicsed, glazed

Marks and inscriptions

'Wanli nian zhi' in underglaze blue
Made in the Wanli period

Dimensions

Diameter: 13.7 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, porcelain with decoration incised under a clear glaze, China (Jingdezhen), Ming dynasty, Wanli mark and period (1573-1620)

Production Note

label

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Incised; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Floral patterns; Dragons

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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