Zhangzhou ware dish with pagodas and mountainsOn display
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Zhangzhou ware dish with pagodas and mountains
Material and technique
porcelain, with turquoise and red overglaze enamels
Dimensions9 cm (height)
39.5 cm (diameter)
at foot 21 cm (diameter)
No. of items
Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.
Museum locationSecond floor | Gallery 38 | China from AD 800
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.