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Tile Fragment

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Yongle period (1403–24)
Date:
early 15th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Pottery with polychrome enamels
Dimensions:
H. 8 in. (20.3 cm); L. 10 3/4 in. (27.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. M. Searle Bates, 1942
Accession Number:
42.114
Not on view
Mrs. M. Searle Bates , New York (until 1942; donated to MMA)
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