Dish with Peonies

Period: Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Chongzen period (1628–44)
Date: mid-17th century
Culture: China
Medium: Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under and enamels over transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware)
Dimensions: H. 1 1/8 in. (2.9 cm); Diam. 8 1/8 in. (20.6 cm); Diam. of foot: 5 3/8 in. (13.7 cm)
Classification: Ceramics
Credit Line: Purchase, The Vincent Astor Foundation Gift, 2011
Accession Number: 2011.351

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