A blue and white rice bowl with landscape designs on the outside and a crane on the inside well. The designs are painted with a lovely deep Kangxi cobalt blue.
The bowl was probably molded. The rim has a slight scalloped edge and it has a raised unglazed foot. The base is glazed. The glaze is thick, soft and shiny.
There is a Chinese character on the base.
4 5/8” (11.7 cm) diameter x 2” (5.1 cm) tall. Weighs 5.7 oz (160 g)
There is a chip on inside the foot and slight wear to the inside. There are no breaks or cracks. There are kiln flaws, such as black spots, reserve spots, and bumps.
An antique bowl that will add substance to your collection of blue and white.
Chinese Kangxi Blue and White Bowl Circa 1700