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Cup

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
late 16th–early 17th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted in underglaze blue
Dimensions:
H. at handles 3 1/8 in. (7.9 cm); H. of bowl 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm); Diam. of rim. 4 7/8 in. (12.4 cm); Diam. of base 2 3/8 in. (6 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.163
Not on view
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. , New York (until 1879)
Smart Museum of Art, University of Chicago. "Blue and White: Chinese Porcelain and Its Impace on the Western World," October 3, 1985–December 1, 1985.

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