Asian Art

Powder Box

14th century

Porcelain

1 1/2 x 2 in. (3.81 x 5.08 cm) base (foot): 1 1/4 in.(3.175 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.108a-b
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Yuan dynasty (1279–1368)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated at Santa Cruz, Laguna, Philippines. Purchased by J. Crockett from dealer Botom Dominador on October 5, 1967.

Bibliography: 

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

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