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Credit Line

Gift of John D. Constable

Vietnamese, Le dynasty, 15th–16th century

Object Place

Vietnam

Catalogue Raisonné

Truong, Philippe, The Elephant and the Lotus: Vietnamese Ceramics in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 2007 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Cat. 177

Dimensions

Overall: 11.3 x 10 cm (4 7/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1989.737a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with overglaze enamels; incised and painted decoration of peony scroll and lotus flower; chocolate wash inside; base unglazed; My Xa kilns.

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware