115: A MING DYNASTY BLUE AND WHITE DISH XUANDE MARK AND PERIOD

 

 

115: A MING DYNASTY BLUE AND WHITE DISH XUANDE MARK AND PERIOD

A MING DYNASTY BLUE AND WHITE DISH XUANDE MARK AND PERIOD. Dimensions: 5 1/4 x 1 1/4 in. Very good condition with a tiny glaze loss to the rim as pictured. Provenance: Robert Edwards (1883-1979) and his wife Gloria (1886-1960). Thence by descent. Robert arrived in Shanghai in 1910, to work for Jardine, Matheson & Co. He married Gloria Byrne in 1917 and it was Gloria who took a special interest in acquiring Chinese antiques. The couple stayed in China until 1938/39. High resolution pictures can be found at https://file.ac/OOW8ile3w80/

 

 

 

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