A Fine Late Ming Export Porcelain Dish With Phoenix Jingdezhen ware, Late Wanli/Tianqi, Early 17th Century lightly potted. Porcelain of circular form with a flared rim, the interior painted in very fine underglaze cobalt blue tones with a central circular medallion enclosing a pair of stylised phoenix in flight among cloud frieze, the rim border encircled with a band of. Heads, the reverse decorated with flying insects and foliage, a cobalt-blue. Six-character seal mark to the base with chatter marks, typical kiln-grit adhering to the exterior and interior of the footring, and some to the front interior, typical.
Frits to the edge of the glazed liprim (as expected), covered with a pale blue-tinged glaze in darker hues where thick, partly soiled. The porcelain dish is thought to have been manufactured privately in Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province some time between the late Wanli and Tianqi for the Japanese market. 15.1 cm (5.94 in) maximum cross diameter. Trivial old glaze chips to the edge of the fitted liprim and footring unless otherwise undamaged with no chips, cracks and restoration.
Some manufacturing imperfections to the glaze and footring. Some kiln flaw lines (glazed). The liprim is slightly warped (kiln flaw). Very good ring when tapped. Some minor old wear to the glaze in general use.
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