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Bowl with blue-and-white decoration of fish among aquatic plants (yuzao) motif

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Da Ming Jiajing nian zhi in underglaze blue

Provenance

1950, bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt to the Museum.

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Chinese, Ming dynasty, Jiajing period, 1521–66

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 13.2 cm (3 3/4 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.1329

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain