4 characters, from Chinese into English

Hi guys,
may I ask someone to see this picture at
and tell me in English what is written there? (It’s a pottery mark)
Could you please also write their pinyin for me?
Thank you

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It says 道光年制(製), dao guang nian zhi, meaning “made in the years of Emperor Daoguang”. (Around 1821-1850, almost 200 years ago)

For Emperor Daoguang, you can see this page. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daoguang_Emperor


Thank you so much, Laura :slight_smile:

You’re welcome. :slight_smile: