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Exhibitions/ Art Object

染付蝶文牡丹形皿
Peony-Shaped Dish with Butterflies

Period:
Edo period (1615–1868)
Date:
ca. 1840–60
Culture:
Japan
Medium:
Porcelain with underglaze blue (Nabeshima ware)
Dimensions:
Diam. 7 3/8 in (18.7 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Stewart Smith, 1893
Accession Number:
93.3.463
Not on view
Captain Frank Brinkley , Tokyo (1893; sold to Smith). ; Charles Stewart Smith , New York (1893; donated to MMA).
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