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Covered Bowl

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
late 16th or 17th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain with low- and high-relief and pierced decoration on the biscuit and under the glaze, traces of gilt
Dimensions:
H. 6 in. (15.2 cm); W. 5 1/4 in. (13.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.505a, b
Not on view
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. , New York (until 1879)
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