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Bowl with blue-and-white and overglaze enamel decoration of human figures over incised flower scrolls

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Marks

Fu shou kang ning (fortune, longevity, health, and peace) (see unicode entry for Chinese characters) 福壽康寧

Credit Line

Bequest of George Washington Wales

Chinese, Ming dynasty, Wanli period, 1572–1620

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 13.6 cm (2 3/8 x 5 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

49.496

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain