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Soft-paste porcelain? Spherical with two large, eight small low relief floral bouquets, molded bird/ phoenix head spout, scale-moded handle, domed cover with fruit finial; underglaze blue cell border on cover and shoulder, on knop, handle and spout, double ring on foot; brown luster on spout lip...

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Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson

Chinese export, late 18th century

Object Place

China for export

Dimensions

10.2 x 15.3 cm (4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

1982.101a-b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain