University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: 88-10-19B
Current Location: Collections storage
Culture:Chinese
Provenience: China
Period: Ming Dynasty
Date Made: Jiajing
Early Date: 1522
Late Date: 1566
Section:Asian
Materials:Wood
Credit Line:Bequest of Robert C. Alexander, 1988
Other Number304 - Other Number

Description

Porcelain. With shallow bowl with low foot. Iron red with narrow white ring at edge, narrow center white ring and white Imperial five-toed dragon with sacred pearl, flames and cloud symbols. Exterior with same motif. White ring on foot. Recessed base white glaze with six character Ming mark of Chia Ching within cobalt blue double ring. Unglazed footrim. Wooden stand. Slight fire crack.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

Knowles-Alexander Porcelains (Rotunda Case Exhibit) (27 Oct 1988 - 18 Jan 2001)View Objects in Exhibition

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