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Eight-lobed covered box with blue-and-white decoration of dragons, peaches, and floral scrolls

Marks

Da Ming Longqing nian zhi

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. John Gardener Coolidge on May 21, 1946. Gift of Coolidge on June 13, 1946, John Gardner Coolidge Collection.

Credit Line

John Gardner Coolidge Collection

Chinese, Ming dynasty, Longqing period, 1566–72

Object Place

China

Accession Number

46.543b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain