Inscription: Da Ming Yongle nianshi: Bestowed during the reign of the Emperor Yongle of the great Ming dynasty.
[ J. J. Lally & Co. , New York, until 1993; sold to MMA]
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Defining Yongle, Imperial Art in Early Fifteenth-Century China," April 1, 2005–July 10, 2005.