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Covered jar with blue-and-white decoration of plum blossom on ice crackle ground

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Empty double circle frame in underglaze blue

Provenance

Mogan Collection

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Bain Hoyt—Charles Bain Hoyt Collection

Chinese, Qing dynasty, Kangxi period, 1662–1722

Dimensions

44 x 25.8 cm (17 5/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.1351

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware; prunus branches reserved in white on underglaze blue, cracked-ice ground white clay

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain