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Incense burner with decoration of the Eight Immortals venerating the god of longevity

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Marks

隆慶伍年仲冬月吉日彭慕泉盟供

Provenance

1979, gift of Mr. and Mrs. F. Gordon Morrill to the Museum.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. F. Gordon Morrill

Chinese, Ming dynasty, Longqing period, dated 1571

Dimensions

Overall: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.) Other (diameter of mouth): 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1979.783

Medium or Technique

Jingdezhen ware; porcelain with underglaze blue decoration

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain