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Gu-shaped vase with overglaze enamel and underglaze blue (qinghua wucai) decoration of eight immortals greeting shoulao, the god of longevity

Provenance

Lent by Miss Theodora Lyman, Feb. 26, 1915. The John Pickering Lyman Collection.

Credit Line

The John Pickering Lyman Collection—Gift of Miss Theodora Lyman

Chinese, Ming dynasty, 1368–1644

Accession Number

19.850

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain