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40 objects
F1896.42a-b

Lidded jar with design of butterflies

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<p>Jar: four sided with bulging outlines; square mouth and base. Pottery cover. Clay: hard, light-gray. Glaze: deep cream-color; crackled and stained. Decoration: butterflies in brown, one under and one, over glaze. Head and ring handles in relief.</p>
F1945.5

Vase

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<p>Polychrome. Vase: bottle shaped, handles on neck. Clay: fine-grained, hard, pure white, very thin. Glaze: high-fired, perfectly transparent. Decoration: outside, except handles and foot, an even coat of opaque pink enamel on which are chrysanthemums, fruit, and butterflies in enamels of the &#8220;famille rose.&#8221; On the foot, a four-character mark of the Yung-cheng period in &#8230;</p>
F1949.17

Mirror

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