Box with cover

Detail of a pattern
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At A Glance

  • Period

    late 16th-early 17th century
  • Geography

    Zhangzhou kilns, Zhangzhou, Fujian province, China
  • Material

    Porcelain with cobalt pigment under clear glaze
  • Dimension

    H x W x D (assembled): 7.5 × 10 × 10 cm (2 15/16 × 3 15/16 × 3 15/16 in)
  • Accession Number



Object Details

  • Provenance

    From 1966-70 to 2014
    Joan Feldman, acquired in the Philippines between 1966 and 1970. [1]
    From 2014
    Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, gift of Joan Feldman, Potomac, Maryland. [2]
    [1] The box was acquired in the Philippines by Mrs. Joan Feldman and her late husband, Horace, when they lived in Manila for a State Department posting. See Curatorial Remarks 1 and 3 in the object record.
    [2] See Deed of Gift, object file, Collections Management Office.
  • Collection

    National Museum of Asian Art Collection
  • Previous custodian or owner

    Joan J. Feldman
  • Origin

    Zhangzhou kilns, Zhangzhou, Fujian province, China
  • Credit Line

    Gift of Joan J. Feldman in memory of Horace Z. Feldman
  • Type

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