Mountain Water Porcelain Teacup


Handmade porcelain Mountain Water Tea Cup, underglaze Blue and White (Qinghua) style. Wonderful painting of a mountain water landscape.

Dimensions: 4,5cm X 6,5cm (diameter)

Capacity: 80ml

Yuni (Jade White Clay Mixture)

The Tianbai (smooth and silky) glaze was developed during the Yongle 永乐 Emperor Reign of the Ming Dynasty (1402-1424). This third emperor of the Ming Dynasty had a strong preference for white porcelain. During his reign, almost all Jingdezhen imperial porcelains were Tianbai white porcelains.

Jingdezheng, China