Asian Art

Small Blue and White Jar

15th century

Porcelain, blue and white glaze

2 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 8 1/16 in. (6 x 6.35 x 20.5 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.134
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

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

Bibliography: 

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

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