Dish with figures from the novel The Water MarginOn display
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Dish with figures from the novel The Water Margin
Date1680 - 1720
Qing Dynasty (1645 - 1911)
Material and technique
porcelain, with famille verte overglaze enamels
Dimensions3.1 cm (height)
20.6 cm (diameter)
at foot 12.8 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Bequeathed by J. Francis Mallett, 1947.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
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Glossary of terms
Ceramic material composed of kaolin, quartz, and feldspar which is fired to a temperature of c.1350-1400⁰c. The resulting ceramic is vitreous, translucent, and white in colour.