Jiangxi Province 江西省, Ming dynasty 明代 (1368-1644)
Jar with light yellow glaze 黃釉大罐
Ming dynasty, 16th c.CB-CC-1947-456
Blue-glazed jar with incised phoenix design 藍釉剔花紋罐
Ming dynasty, mark and reign of Jiajing 嘉靖 (1522-1566)CB-CC-1938-169
Blue-glazed ritual jue vessel with gilt dragon design 藍釉金紋爵
Ming dynasty, mark and reign of Jiajing 嘉靖 (1522-1566)
Chinese records dated 1522 mention an order made by the court for one hundred and eighty jue libation cups of this type, with matching saucers.
Eight-lobed dish 八寶與雙龍紋盤
Ming dynasty, mark and reign of Longqing 隆庆 (1567-1572)
CB-CC-1939-193Rim decorated with radiating panels depicting the auspicious “Eight Precious Objects” 八寶: coral, the ruyi motif 如意, an artemisia leaf, a coin, flaming pearls, a diamond, an ingot, and a pair of rhinoceros horns.
Dish painted in underglaze blue and enamels 小彩色龍紋盤
Ming dynasty, mark and reign of Wanli 萬曆 (1573-1619)CB-CC-1932-194
Blue-glazed dish with incised phoenix and crane design 藍釉剔花紋盤
Ming dynasty, mark and reign of Jiajing 嘉靖 (1522-1566)CB-CC-1936-170