Covered Jar

Period: late Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date: first half of the 17th century
Culture: China
Medium: Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze polychrome enamels
Dimensions: H. 8 in. (20.3 cm); Diam. 4 1/2 in. (11.4 cm); Diam. of base: 2 3/4 in. (7 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Purchase by subscription, 1879
Accession Number: 79.2.7a, b

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