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Large plate with dragons
Place of Origin: China, Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province
Historical Period: Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Reign of the Jiajing emperor (1522-1566)
Materials: Porcelain with incised decoration under glaze
Dimensions: H. 2 5/8 in x W. 12 1/8 in
Credit Line: The Avery Brundage Collection
Department: Chinese Art
Collection: Ceramics
Object Number: B60P1639
On Display: No

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Marks: Jiajing mark of the period. The six-character mark at the base reads: " Produced during the Jiajing reign of the great Ming." Incised inthe inner bottom is a five-claw coled dragon playing with a pearl; the outside border has two incised running dragons.
Marks: Jiajing mark of the period. The six-character mark at the base reads: " Produced during the Jiajing reign of the great Ming." Incised inthe inner bottom is a five-claw coled dragon playing with a pearl; the outside border has two incised running dragons.