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Small "Email de Hue" dish

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Provenance

By 1948, Ngo Quynh Dieu, Ris-Orangis, Essonne, France; by inheritance to her daughter, Mrs. Nguyen Anh, Hochiminhville, Vietnam [see note 1]; by 1999, given by Mrs. Anh to Dr. John D. Constable, Sherborn, MA; 2007, gift of Constable to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 27, 2007) NOTES: [1] At her death Mrs. Ngo Quynh Dieu left her collection of Vietnamese ceramics to her daughter in Vietnam, Mrs. Ahn. Until Mrs. Anh gave part of the collection to John Constable, some pieces remained in the care of Mr. Michelle Becker of Sevres, France.

Credit Line

Gift of John D. Constable

Vietnamese, 19th century

Object Place

Vietnam

Dimensions

Other: 15 x 2.3 cm (5 7/8 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2007.394

Medium or Technique

Copper with white and blue enamel

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain