Kangxi Period Large Plate

GBP 1,200.00

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Object Description

An exquisite blue and white ceramic large plate from the Chinese Kangxi Period, a golden age for blue and white ceramics. The porcelain plate features an extremely intricate design, comprising a central medallion with chrysanthemum and peony flowers, together with leaf scrolls. The outer border consists of twelve panels, each holding depictions of different plants and flowers, including chrysanthemums, peonies and plum trees. A delicate geometric design frames the entire composition. The vessel is a beautiful example of Kangxi blue and white production.

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Date: Late 17th Century AD
Period: Kangxi Period

Object History

From the Blue Chrysanthemum Wreck lost in the South China sea, late 17th century AD, recovered in 2014.

Object Literature

For a similar item, The British Museum, item number Franks.194

Object Condition

Fine, complete and intact. Dulling of glazed surfaces due to seawater exposure.

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St James's Ancient Art
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