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Chinese ginger jar mark

by Kev Smith
(Chippenham. Wilts England)

Hi, I wonder if anyone can give me some info on the age of this ginger jar and mark please. Many thanks Kev.

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May 13, 2013
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Oct 20, 2010
by: peter

The single character mark says "qing", which means blue...
From the age signs and type of blue color it could be from the late Ming dynasty, but I would rather attribute it to the early Qing dynasty. If it was made in one of the Fujian kilns, it could be later.
I can't verify this now as I am on vacation, though. Maybe someone can give you a more accurate age.

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