Bowl with Dragons

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Zhengde mark and period (1506–21)
Date:
early 16th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 4 in. (10.2 cm); Diam. 6 1/8 in. (15.6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Fletcher Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.216.3
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 204
Marking: Zhengde mark (in four characters)