Dish, one of a pair with F1992.34.1

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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 17th-early 18th century
  • Geography

    Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
  • Material

    Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
  • Dimension

    H x Diam: 4.4 × 20.4 cm (1 3/4 × 8 1/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    One of a pair of blue and white glazed plates. Shallow flat center, with thick rim and deep ring base. Stylized floral designs in dark blue glaze over blue-white glaze.
  • Provenance

    To 1992
    Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman (1914-2005), Washington, DC, to 1992 [1]
    From 1992
    Freer Gallery of Art, given by Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman in 1992
    [1] Ambassador Lydman was served in Thailand (1955-1958), Indonesia (1958-1961 and 1965-1969), and Malaysia (1969-1974).
  • Collection

    Freer Gallery of Art Collection
  • Exhibition History

    The Peacock Room in Blue and White (May 18, 2019 to June 1, 2022)
    Chinamania (2016) (July 9, 2016 to June 4, 2017)
    The Peacock Room (May 2, 1923 to February 21, 2011)
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Ambassador Jack Wilson Lydman (1914-2005)
  • Origin

    Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, China
  • Credit Line

    Gift of the Lydman Collection
  • Type

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