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Ming - wanli - blue and white porcelain charger

£ 1,950

Category
Period
Reference
6120
Diameter
30 cm (11 3/4")
Chinese 15th / 16th Ming Blue and white deep charger with a barbed rim.

Painted to the centre with an aquatic scene showing a pair of ducks in a pool with lily pads and flowers. The pool appears to be below an overhang of rounded rock work wit flowers issuing it from it

The edge painted with qilong dragons in compartments separated by ruyi headed lotus flowers

The underside painted with more aquatic weeds and plants

The glaze is vey thin to the edge making it look like a brown edge

Unusual decoration
Diameter
30 cm (11 3/4")
Year
c 1590
Medium
Porcelain
Country
China
Provenance
private London Collection
Condition
A few frits to the edge and kiln grit in the centre