Kangxi Period (1662-1722)
Diameter: 13 ¾ inches (34.93 cm)
Each well-molded dish with a wide everted rim, painted in underglaze blue. The central medallion depicting a large blossoming lotus plant paired with a stylized rock and surrounded by dragonflies. The cavetto with a border of lotus panels set in a diamond diaper, each panel decorated with blossoming branches, the rim with a corresponding design of lotus panels. The reverse painted with five ruyi heads and six flower scrolls. The base with the character rank within a double blue circle.