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Dish, Serving, F48.98

Physical Description

Doucai dish (underglaze blue and overglaze Wu cai). Circular in shape. Blue dragon figure on inside of bowl, surrounded by red and green cloud shaped decoration. Floral and patterned decoration around outside edge. Maker's mark on bottom, in circle.

Research Notes

Dragon with five claws —Professor Kelun Chen
Imitation of Ming porcelain (made in Qing Dynasty). Marked: Chenhua year made in Ming Dynasty
Dish,serving Doucai dish with dragon painting —Professor Kelun Chen
Porcelain
Doucai (underglaze blue and overglaze Wu cai)
Dragon with five claws
18th century
Qing Dynasty
Chenhua year made in Ming Dynasty
Imitation of Ming porcelain (made in Qing Dynasty)

Provenance

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Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 19 x 84 x 83mm

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