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Cup

Marks

Xiezhu zhuren zao (see unicode entry) Xiezhu zhuren zao: (山on top of解)竹主人造

Provenance

By 1923, Mrs. George J. Foran (d. 1946), Boston [see note 1]; 1946, from Mrs. Foran to an anonymous collector; 1946, gift of anonymous collector to the MFA. (Accession date: September 12, 1946) NOTES: [1] Lent by Mrs. George J. Foran to the MFA on November 14, 1923. The object remained at the Museum on loan until the time is was acquired in 1946.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift in memory of Mr. and Mrs. George J. Foran

Chinese, Qing dynasty, Daoguang period, 1820–50

Object Place

China

Accession Number

46.834

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics