Incense Burner

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Date:
dated 1512
Culture:
China
Medium:
Stoneware with relief decoration under colored glazes
Dimensions:
H. 17 1/8 in. (43.5 cm) (without lid); W. 13 in. (33 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Harry Payne Bingham, 1962
Accession Number:
62.101.1
Not on view
Marking: Mark with date, on each handle: made in 6th month of 7th year of Zhengde (1512).
Mrs. Harry Payne Bingham , New York (until 1962; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Yuan Revolution: Art and Dynastic Change," August 21, 2010–January 9, 2011.