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Stem cup
Ming dynasty, Xuande period 1426-1435

porcelain (blue and white ware)
9.0 × 9.7 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, south-east China, China
painted in blue inside bowl c.: 大明 宣 / 德 年 製 (in a double circle)
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Presented by the Felton Bequest to honour Dr Leonard B. Cox for his contribution to the Felton Bequest's Commitee and the National Gallery of Victoria, 1974
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Physical description
Rounded bowl with everted rim, cylindrical stem with flared foot; central motif of Xuande mark in double circle; exterior of bowl with band of lotus sprays.