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Greenware dish with fish
Date13th - 14th century (1201 - 1400)
Southern Song Dynasty (1127 - 1279)
Material and technique
stoneware, with moulded decoration under a green celadon glaze; glazed base
Dimensions8.3 cm (height)
44.2 cm (diameter)
at foot 19 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Bequeathed by Professor A. H. Sayce, 1933.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
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Glossary of terms
Vitreous coating applied to the surface of a ceramic to make it impermeable or for decorative effect.
Ceramic material made of clay which is fired to a temperature of c.1200-1300⁰c and is often buff or grey in colour.