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Teapot in Shape of a Lotus Plant

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Kangxi period (1662–1722)
Date:
ca. 1700
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain with raised and applied decoration under colored glazes (Jingdezhen ware)
Dimensions:
H. to handle 3 1/2 in. (8.9 cm); W. (max.) 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number:
79.2.1201a, b
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 201
Samuel Putnam Avery Sr. , New York (until 1879)
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