Asian Art

Blue and White Deep plate

late 15th century

Porcelain, blue and white glaze

1 1/2 x 8 3/8 in. (3.81 x 21.273 cm) base (foot): 4 3/4 in.(12.065 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.133
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Said to have been excavated on the island of Palawan, Philippines. Purchased by J. Crockett on Sept. 1, 1967 from Manila dealer Memac Maidan.

Bibliography: 

Leandro Locsin and Cecilia Locsin, Oriental Ceramics Discovered in the Philippines (Rutland, Vt.: C.E. Tuttle Co., 1967).

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