Chinese collection

Item LL 6255
view of mark on base of dish of item LL 6255

Accession no: LL 6255
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Basin
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: H. 15 cm, D. 42 cm

Description: Basin, one of a pair (to LL 6256), painted in bright, rather purplish blue. In the centre, a large lotus scroll; lotus scrolls on the outside and borders of stiff leaves. Mark of the Kangxi period (1662-1722 AD).

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 178.