Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Jug with cover

Date:
ca. 1720
Culture:
Chinese, for European market
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain, silver
Dimensions:
Height: 6 1/2 in. (16.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain-Export
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.512a, b
Not on view
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. , New York (until 1879; to MMA)
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