Chinese collection

Item LL 6240
view of base of dish of item LL 6240
view of interior of dish of item LL 6240

Accession no: LL 6240
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Bowl with dragons
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 11.2 cm, D. 18 cm

Description: Bowl, decorated in white on blue with design of five-clawed dragon pursuing a pearl. Mark and reign period of Jiajing (1522-1566 AD), but the bowl is of Kangxi date.

Literature
R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 157.