Several similar dishes with Xuande marks and Longquan-type glazes are recorded, including an excavated example which was exhibited at the Hong Kong Museum of Art, 1989, Imperial Porcelain of Yongle and Xuande Periods, Excavated from the Site of the Ming Imperial Factory at Jingdezhen, p. 217, no. 67. Two similar dishes from the Cunliffe Collection and the Clark Collection were included in the O.C.S. exhibition of Celadon Wares, London, 1947, nos. 3 and 5. Another in the National Palace Museum, Taiwan, was included in the Special Exhibition of Selected Hsuan-te Imperial Porcelains of the Ming Dynasty, 1998, pp. 192-3, no. 69.
See, also, the example sold in our Hong Kong rooms, 2 November 1999, lot 721.