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Object description

  • Chinese artist
  • Dish, about 1850
  • Ceramic, porcelain
  • China
  • H: 1 1/2 in, dia.: 8 3/4 in (H: 3.8 cm, dia.: 22.2 cm)
  • Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Nelson Hartstone, 1977
  • E80372

INSCRIPTION

KANG'HSI

SPECIAL COLLECTION

China Trade Museum Collection

DESCRIPTION

Dish decorated with underglaze red and blue. In the interior there are eight immortals depicted in underglaze blue on all over underglaze red wave design. The underside with is decorated with underglaze blue bands at the foot, rim, and lip. There are underglaze red waves and bats around the exterior.