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Pair of Stem Cups

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Wanli mark and period (1573–1620)
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted in underglaze blue
Dimensions:
Each: H. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.13.1a, b
Not on view
Marking: Wanli mark (six letters)
Hermann Speck von Sternburg , Baron Speck von Sternburg, (until d. 1908; his sale, American Art Galleries, New York, January 13–16, 1909, lot 22, to MMA)
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