<em>Bowl</em>, 960-1127. Porcelain with glaze, 5 x 9 5/8 in. (12.7 x 24.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Anonymous gift, 47.219.20. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 47.219.20_SL1.jpg)


Medium: Porcelain with glaze

Geograhical Locations:


Dimensions: 5 x 9 5/8 in. (12.7 x 24.5 cm)


Museum Location: Asian Galleries, West, 2nd floor (China)


Accession Number: 47.219.20

Image: 47.219.20_SL1.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Bowl: lipped mouth that flares slightly; deep belly that contracts down; shallow splayed foot. Billowing waves patterns on bottom of interior. Incised decoration of 4 interlocking blossoms of peony flowers on interior wall. 2 groups of interlocking lotus flowers on exterior wall. Clear glaze covers the vessel's interior and exterior. Rim and circular foot are unglazed. Glaze is a lime glaze with less than 1% iron. Fired within an oxidizing atmosphere, the glaze is a white glaze with a yellow tone. Daily used ware. Condition: Intact.

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