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Asian Art

Dish with Chrysanthemum

late 15th century

Porcelain with cobalt blue under a clear glaze

1 1/2 × 8 3/8 in. (3.81 × 21.273 cm)
base (foot): 4 3/4 in. (12.065 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.133
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
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 V. Locsin and Cecilia Locsin, Oriental Ceramics Discovered in the Philippines (Rutland, Vt.: C.E. Tuttle Co., 1967).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.