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清 蓝紫釉生肖俑---狗
Zodiac Figure: Dog

Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
Porcelain, in the biscuit (unglazed) and with turquoise and aubergine glazes
H. 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm); W. 2 1/4 in. (5.7 cm); D. 1 1/2 in. (3.8 cm)
Credit Line:
Gift of Birgit and Peter Morse, in memory of Betty and Sydney Morse, 1992
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 207
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Morse , Larchmont, NY (until 1992; donated to MMA)
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Celebrating the Year of the Dog," January 19, 2018–July 4, 2018.

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