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Dish

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Transitional period
Date:
second quarter of 17th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze polychrome enamels
Dimensions:
Diam. 7 7/8 in. (20 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.1085
Not on view
Marking: Apocryphal Ming dynasty Chenghua mark (1465-87)
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. , New York (until 1879)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Dreams of Yellow Mountain: Landscapes of Survival in Seventeenth-Century China," September 13, 2003–February 22, 2004.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Douglas Dillon Legacy: Chinese Painting for the Metropolitan Museum," March 12, 2004–August 8, 2004.

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