Bowl. Provenance: China. Vung Tau Cargo sale, Christie's Amsterdam, 7 and 8 April 1992.
Dating: Kangxi period (1662-1722), 1690. Bowl on a footring with a glazed base, decorated with overglaze green and completely faded overglaze iron-red and black. Decorated on the bottom with two green dots in a black circle, on the exterior wall floral decoration has completely faded away only seven green dots still remain. The bowl has the original Christie's "Vung Tau Cargo" sale labels showing it has been one of 285 bowls sold in lot 1.000. Dimensions: Height: 64 mm (2.51 inch), Diameter: 117 mm (4.61 inch), Diameter of footring: 50 mm (1.97 inch). Condition: Perfect with two pieces of coral attached to the inner footring. Reference;
C.J.A. Jörg / M. Flecker, Porcelain From The Vung Tau Wreck The Hallstrom excavation, UK 2001, pp.82-83, fig. 82a.