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Garlic-headed vase with blue-and-white decoration of crab, fish and shrimp

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Marks

Da Ming Wanli nian zhi

Provenance

1949, gift of Charles Bain Hoyt to the Museum.

Credit Line

Gift of Charles Bain Hoyt

Chinese, Ming dynasty, Wanli period, 1572–1620

Dimensions

55.5 x 25.2 cm (21 7/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

49.24

Medium or Technique

Porcelain; decorated in underglaze blue

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics