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Dublin Core

Title

Ceramic: bowl

Description

One shallow circular glazed white Ding ware bowl with a narrow shallow base. Bowl interior presents moulded relief patterns comprising paired fish on the base surrounded by concentric bands of serpentine botanical and geometric patterns. Innermost concentric band also exhibits six characters.

Source

Rewi Alley

Provenance

One of the gifts brought by Alley to Canterbury Museum in 1960, during his first visit to New Zealand since 1937.

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

200x42mm (dia x thickness)

Museum Ac. No.

C1960.19

Usage Rights

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Period

Song Dynasty (960-1279)

Collection

Citation

“Ceramic: bowl,” China, Art and Cultural Diplomacy, accessed September 25, 2022, http://rewialleyart.nz/items/show/694.