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Cup with Butterflies

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted with colored enamels and gilded (Jingdezhen ware)
Dimensions:
H. 1 5/8 in. (4.1 cm); Diam. 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.633
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 201
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. , New York (until 1879)
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