Underglaze blue and white from the Tsing Ma Su material scattered halo characteristics of origin

The blue and white porcelain is China's ancient porcelain for the world's most representative varieties of blue and white porcelain was founded in the Tang Dynasty, but its development is mature with the peak in the yuan and Ming Dynasties, in addition to enhance the production process, and may also use the material from the Tsing Ma su.

From the Tsing Ma Su is a blue and white porcelain to senior import records of green materials in Ming dynasty. "From the Tsing Ma Su" the call occurred mainly in the Ming and Qing Dynasties two dynasties notes, in the Ming Dynasty official records or records of this back to Huiqing Huiqing, "but from the Tsing Ma Su" in the name of the folk continues to this day, in the antique collection field has been addressed.


The blue and white lotus fish tank element

Through archaeological evidence, before the acquisition of domestic green material and technology matures, China's porcelain production with glaze from imported materials, the Tang Dynasty mainly adopts copper and cobalt material of low manganese iron, but the blue and white porcelain in the Song Dynasty did not continue to decline, down, currently only unearthed the confirmed Song Qing flower tiles glaze for domestic cobalt material, and the Yuan Dynasty to the early Ming Dynasty blue and white porcelain glaze are used from the Tsing Ma Su material, according to the composition test, in the Xuande period of blue and white porcelain has gradually began to use domestic green material, until Chenghua years was completely replace domestic materials.


The blue and white Sanskrit Chenghua cup

In the traditional blue and white porcelain identification, the blue and white porcelain materials is one of the methods in the identification of blue and white, because from the Tsing Ma Su in the production process is similar to the processing of raw materials into the blue glass material, then the powder, which contains a lot of flux, let the blue and white porcelain in the firing process in the color material is easy to melt into the glaze, and the high temperature easy to glaze glaze formed a halo of scattered, scattered and closed features, which are commonly called the scattered halo effect. This is the blue and white porcelain is identified as imported green materials standard.


Blue and white Matsutake Memonka, Ming Xuande

Join the scientific assistant way in modern identification, according to the imported materials and domestic materials and associated iron ore and manganese ore, the difference between the data associated with the test, whether to show the high iron and low manganese characteristics of imported materials and domestic materials or characteristics of the data of high manganese low iron to distinguish whether it is from the Tsing Ma Su materials. Coupled with the blue and white halo of scattered and technological features, better resolution in the.