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Covered Vase

Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Cloisonné enamel on copper
H. 10 1/2 in. (26.7 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Edward G. Kennedy, 1929
Accession Number:
29.110.3a, b
Not on view
Marking: Da Ming Jiajing nian zhi
Edward Guthrie Kennedy , New York, 1929; donated to MMA
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