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Jar with dragon and turtle

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Provenance

By 1914, John Pickering Lyman (b. 1847 - d. 1914), Portsmouth; 1914, by inheritance to his sister, Miss Theodora Lyman (d. 1919), Portsmouth; 1919, gift of Miss Lyman to the MFA (Accession Date: September 18, 1919).

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman

Korean, Joseon dynasty, late 18th century

Object Place

Korea

Dimensions

H. 32.2 cm (12 11/16 in.); diam. of rim: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.); diam. of foot: 14.6 cm (5 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.949

Medium or Technique

White porcelain with underglaze cobalt-blue decoration

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain