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Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Dish (15th Century)

Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Dish (15th Century)


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Directory: Antiques: Regional Art: Asian: Chinese: Porcelain: Pre 1492: Item # 1395328

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Chinese Ming Dynasty Blue & White Porcelain Dish (15th Century)

This fine porcelain dish was made during the 15th century. It is quite "heavily-potted" and decorated in an elaborate floral pattern featuring chrysanthemums around a central rock. As well as being an emblem of autumn, the chrysanthemum represents steadfast friendship; the rock represents durability and steadfastness.

This dish is of a good size with a diameter of 19.5 cm (7.5 inches). It is in fine condition with a good ring when tapped and no restoration or repair.

For information: similar examples were recovered from the 15th century "Lean Shoal" shipwreck. Our example has not come from a shipwreck, but was reported to have been excavated from a site in Cambodia that had been occupied as a Chinese trading settlement for several centuries.

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