Chinese collection

Item LL 6434
view of back of plate of item LL 6434

Accession no: LL 6434
Object type: Ceramic
Name: Plate
Materials: Porcelain with underglaze blue decoration
Place made: Jingdezhen, China
Date made: Qing Dynasty, Kangxi (1662-1722 AD)
Measurements: D. 13.5 cm

Description: Plate, one of a pair (to LL 6433), with wide, slightly curving rim. In the centre, a group of vases with flowers and fruit and a bird. Border of floral scroll design. On the rim, four panels of pomegranates in vases; and between them, peacocks in chrysanthemum scrolls. On the reverse, four symbols. Mark, a prunus flower in a double ring.

R. L. Hobson, Chinese Porcelain and Wedgwood Pottery with Other Works of Ceramic Art, London: B. T. Batsford, Ltd., 1928, No. 136.