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Bottle with Floral Decoration

Xixia dynasty (1032–1227)
12th–13th century
Glazed stoneware with incised and cut decoration (Cizhou-type ware)
H. 15 in. (38.1 cm); Diam. 7 in. (17.8 cm); Diam. of rim: 2 in. (5.1 cm); Diam. of base: 3 3/4 in. (9.5 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Samuel T. Peters, 1926
Accession Number:
Not on view
Mrs. Samuel T. Peters , New York, (until 1926; donated to MMA)
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