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Vase with Flowering Plants and Birds

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Date:
late 17th–early 18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 18 in. (45.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.276
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 200
Marking: Double ring (seal mark partly destroyed).
Benjamin Altman , New York, (until d. 1913; bequeathed to MMA)
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