A Chinese Imperial Yellow Ground Xuantong Dish
An antique Chinese late Qing dynasty period Imperial yellow ground glazed dish. Bottom holds six period black calligraphy Xuantong (1909-1912) reign marks, and made of the period. Measures 1 1/8" height x 5 1/2" diameter (2.8cm x 13.9cm). Total weight of 135 grams. Provenance: Purchased as part of a larger set, Sotheby's London circa 1999. Purchased by Anthony Allen, and is published in one of his boooks; see Page 135, plate 78.1 in 'Allen's Authentication of Later Chinese Porcelain'. Holds Zeiser Museum label to bottom.