A wonderful, large Swatow bowl, Ming Dynasty (aprox. 1600), in typical colors and shape.
32,7 cm diameter, 8,5 cm high,
Sturdily potted out of pink/orange clay, covered with a thick glaze, old ivory in color and with a very fine, minute craquelé on the whole surface. Cobalt blue floral motives, calligraphically painted.
Central circle left unglazed for stacking during firing, bottom unglazed too.
Generally good condition, consistent with age and usage, minor chips and frittings on the rim.
- 17th century
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- Large Swatow Bowl, Ming Dynasty (aprox. 1600)
- Good condition, see description
- 327×327×85 mm