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Covered meiping-shaped vase with blue-and-white decoration of theatrical figures

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Provenance

1937, exchanged by Yamanaka and Co., New York, with the MFA. (Accession Date: April 15, 1937)

Credit Line

Clara Bertram Kimball Collection, by exchange

Chinese, Yuan dynasty, mid-14th century

Dimensions

Overall: 38.6cm (15 3/16in.) Other (diameter of foot): 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.292

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain