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Dish with yellow enamel decoration of dragons and anhua (incised decoration)

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Da Qing Qianlong nian zhi (square seal)

Provenance

Edwin Conger, first U.S. Ambassador to Imperial China and his wife Sarah Conger; by descent to their granddaughter Sarah Buchan Jewell (Mrs T. Edson Jewell), Boston; 1991, gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 27, 1991)

Credit Line

Gift of Sarah Buchan Jewell

Chinese, Qing dynasty, Qianlong period, 1736–95

Dimensions

3.3 x 14.2 cm (1 5/16 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1991.174

Medium or Technique

Porcelain; Jingdezhen ware

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain