Altar Bowl with Winged Animals among Waves, Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under and red enamel over transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware), China

Altar Bowl with Winged Animals among Waves

Period:
Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Chenghua period (1465–87)
Date:
mid-15th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under and red enamel over transparent glaze (Jingdezhen ware)
Dimensions:
Diam. 6 1/4 in. (15.9 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Alan and Simone Hartman, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.361
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 204
Alan and Simone Hartman , New York (until 1984; donated to MMA)