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Vase in the Shape of a Gu Beaker

18th century

Porcelain with tea-dust glaze
Porcelain with "tea-dust" glaze

10 5/8 x 7 in. (27 x 17.8 cm)
Gift of Mrs. C. Sanford Bull
1955.44.16
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Qianlong period (1736–95)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

George J. Lee, Selected Far Eastern Art in the Yale University Art Gallery (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1970), 188, no. 378, ill.

David Ake Sensabaugh, The Scholar as Collector: Chinese Art at Yale, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2004), 13, 43, no. 16.

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