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Provenance

Collected by the donor in Vietnam in 1995 or slightly earlier.

Credit Line

Anonymous gift

Vietnamese, Le dynasty, 15th–16th century

Object Place

Vietnam

Catalogue Raisonné

Truong, Philippe, The Elephant and the Lotus: Vietnamese Ceramics in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 2007 Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Cat. 149

Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 9 cm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2002.769a-b

Medium or Technique

Stoneware with underglaze blue decoration, chocolate brown wash on base, Chu Dau style

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Ceramics, Pottery, Stoneware