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Wine cup with overglaze enamel decoration

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Da Qing Yongzheng nian zhi in overglaze enamel

Provenance

1950s, purchased by Helen and Paul Bernat in New York; 1961, gift of Helen and Paul Bernat to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 27, 1961)

Credit Line

Gift of Paul and Helen Bernat

Chinese, Qing dynasty, Yongzheng period, 1723–35

Dimensions

Overall: 4.9cm (1 15/16in.) Other (diameter of mouth): 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.1254

Medium or Technique

Jingdezhen-ware porcelain with polychome enamel decorated floral motif and sepia painted butterfly

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain