Asian Art

Blue and white dish

16th century

Porcelain, blue and white glaze

4 1/2 in. (11.43 cm) base (foot): 2 1/2 in.(6.35 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.150
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated on the island of Palawan. Purchased by J. Crockett on Oct. 17, 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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