The dish is moulded to the interior with a stylized chrysanthemum blossom and leafy tendrils in amber and green tones on a cream ground. The rim is decorated with further flowers and tendrils. The amber glaze covers the sides of the exterior and falls short of the base to reveal the reddish-buff coloured body.
4.3/4 in. (12.1 cm.) diam.

Private English Collection, assembled in Hong Kong prior to 1996.
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The result of Oxford Authentication thermoluminescence test no. C117p4 is consistent with the dating of this lot.
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