Chinese Porcelain

Among all sweet white glazed porcelains of the Yongle period, the mitral pot bears the unique characteristics of that time. Its shape originated during the Yuan Dynasty from Tibetan Buddhist Puja, or religious rituals. (Image: Secret China)

Appreciating Sweet White Porcelain

Sweet white porcelain (甜白瓷) is a famous porcelain that was produced in the Jingdezhen Porcelain Kiln during the Yongle period of the Ming Dynasty. It earned its reputation during the Song and Yuan dynasties. During the Ming and Qing dynasties,…

Latest

loading...

China and the Advent of Porcelain

The Chinese have been at the forefront of many inventions throughout history — the compass, gunpowder, paper, etc., just to name a few.

loading...

Appreciating Sweet White Porcelain

Sweet white porcelain (甜白瓷) is a famous porcelain that was produced in the Jingdezhen Porcelain Kiln during the Yongle period of the Ming Dynasty. It earned its reputation during the…