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Asian Art

Blue and White Jar

14th century

Porcelain, blue and white glaze

2 × 2 1/4 × 6 7/8 in. (5.08 × 5.715 × 17.5 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.109
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Yuan dynasty (1279–1368) or early Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Excavated on the island of Mindanao. Purchased by J. Crockett on Oct. 5, 1967 from dealer Botom Dominador.

Bibliography: 

Leandro 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.