Dish. Provenance: China. Dating: Late Kangxi period (1662-1722). Dish on footring with a glazed base and a flattened rim, Imari decorated in underglaze blue and overglaze iron-red and gold. In the centre a decoration of a single blossoming flower in a circle, around the circle two flowering peony and fuchsia plants, on the Interior wall a similar decoration with two flowering peony and fuchsia plants. Round the rim a zig-zag lines pattern band. The exterior wall is decorated with two simple flowering stems. Dimensions: Height: 24 mm (0.95 inch), Diameter: 220 mm (8.66 inch)
Diameter of footring: 120 mm (4.72 inch), Condition: A chip to the rim and footring and a hairline to the base.