Jiangxi Province 江西省, Ming dynasty 明代 (1368-1644)
Ming dynasty, mark and reign of Jiajing 嘉靖 (1522-1566)
CB-CC-1930-166Yellow and green glazed decoration depicting four figures in a garden.
Dish with blue and yellow decoration 藍黃彩盤
Ming dynasty, mark and reign of Hongzhi 弘治 (1488-1505)
CB-CC-1947-144The decoration consists of a spray, possibly of jasmine, in the centre, and other sprays of lotus, grape, crab-apple and pomegranate on the sides.
Jardinière with convolvulus painted in underglaze blue and enamels 斗彩草紋花盆
Ming dynasty, mark and reign of Zhengde 正德 (1506-1521)
Convolvulus typically winds itself around tree trunks and symbolises the bonds of love and marriage.