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Da Ming Xuande nian zhi in underglaze blue

Credit Line

Keith McLeod Fund

Chinese, Ming dynasty, Xuande period, 1426–35

Dimensions

Overall: 13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.) Other (diameter of mouth): 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

63.1084

Medium or Technique

Jingdezhen-ware porcelain painted in underglaze blue; six-character underglaze written mark: Da Ming Xuan-de nian zhi

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain