Lot 185: A PAIR OF JIAQING SANCAI 'DRAGON' DISHES
November 11, 2016
Marietta, GA, USALive Auction
The clay fine and exquisite, the glaze smooth with a moist appearance, the finishing meticulous. Each of shallow form with gently rounded sides, decorated to the interior with an incised pair of confronting Aubergine and Green dragons contesting a flaming pearl amongst clouds and flames within a double circle, the exterior further decorated with leafy grapes, all reserved on yellow ground.
Mark on base, a seal mark, with six seal script -ZhuanShu- characters, JiaQing Reign Period of Great Qing.
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Dimensions: Dimension: 1" H x 5-1/2" Diam. (each)
Date: Qing Dynasty