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Céladon porcelain stemcup

celadon porcelain
China
End of 14th century, beginning of 15th century : Longquan Kilns, Zhejiang Province
Yuan/Ming
Height: 13cm, Diameter: 13cm

Slightly everted rim, and a four ribbed stem, hollowed out and glazed inside . The stem imitates the ribbing on a bamboo stem. Thick and even glaze with a rich celadon tone.
Incised flower incised unde the glaze in the center of the cup.
The foot ring is unglazed, burnt orange due to the iron in the paste .

Similar examples: « Ming Ceramics in the British Museum », Jessica Harrisson-Hall,
Pages 463-64.