Cup

Period:
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Yongzheng period (1723–35)
Date:
18th century
Culture:
China
Medium:
Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels
Dimensions:
H. 1 11/16 in. (4.3 cm); Diam. 3 1/4 in. (8.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. George Fan, 1984
Accession Number:
1984.362
Not on view
Marking: (Apocryphal) six-character mark, Da Ming Chengua nian zhi, enclosed in a double square is written in underglaze blue on the base (this can be translated as: Made in the reign of the Chenghua emperor of the Great Ming dynasty).
Dr. and Mrs. George Fan , New York (until 1984; donated to MMA)