(China – )
3.9 x 20.6 cm
The central design is a typical Kraak design but, according to Kraak ware expert Maura Rinaldi, borders like this, formed by two rows of short straight brushstrokes around a rounded and scalloped cavetto, are rare. As often on Kraak ware, the base has irregular radiating lines from the centre to the foot rim. These are known as chatter marks.
The Asian Collections, AGNSW, 2003, pg.138.
Jackie Menzies (Editor), The Asian Collections Art Gallery of New South Wales, 'Export Ceramics', Sydney, 2003, 138 (colour illus.).
Purchases and Acquisitions for 1966, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 1967 -