Lot 188: A XUANDE REVERSE-DECORATED BLUE 'DRAGON' CHARGER
11 November 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
Description: Chinese Ming Reverse Blue and white Porcelain Dish, with a shallow form with gently rounded sides, the central interior decorated in reverse deep-cobalt-blue underglaze design of cockscomb blossoms and foliate, surrounded by four abundance sprays encircled the rim. The exterior decorated with lotus blossom and tendrils. Mark on the exterior rim, six blue scripts -KaiShu- Character, enclosed by square border, XuanDe Reign Period of Great Ming.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 2-1/2" H x 14" Diam.
Date: Ming Dynasty