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At A Glance

  • Period

  • Geography

  • Material

    Stone-paste painted under glaze
  • Dimension

    H x Diam (overall): 7 x 35.5 cm (2 3/4 x 14 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Description

    Large white ceramic plate with blue foral designs on both sides of rim and blue herons in the center of the front side. It has a clear overglaze throughout except for the foot, which has a dark brown crust and appears unglazed. Shape is a shallow bowl with a wide lipped rim and a very low foot ring. Foot ring has a hole drilled through it for hanging but no wire remains.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Origin

  • Credit Line

    Bequest of Adrienne Minassian
  • Type

  • Restrictions and Rights

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