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Dish with dragon
Daterule of Zhengde (1506 - 1521)
Ming Dynasty (1368 - 1644)
Material and technique
porcelain, with green overglaze enamel
Dimensions4.5 cm (height)
20 cm (diameter)
at foot 12.4 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Presented by Sir Herbert Ingram, 1956.
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.