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Vase with Pheasants and Peonies

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Date:
17th–early 18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted in overglaze famille verte enamels
Dimensions:
H. 30 1/2 in. (77.5 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Bequest of Benjamin Altman, 1913
Accession Number:
14.40.38
Not on view
Marking: Six characters within a double ring: Chenghua
Benjamin Altman , until d. 1913; bequeathed to MMA
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Extravagant Display: Chinese Art in the Eighteenth and Nineteenth Centuries," December 14, 2010–May 1, 2011.

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