Asian Art

Blue and white dish

14th–early 15th century

Porcelain with underglaze blue decor

3 3/4 in. (9.525 cm) base (foot): 3 1/4 in.(8.255 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.122
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Yuan dynasty (1279–1368) or early Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated on the island of Palawan. Purchased by J. Crockett from Manila dealer Menac Maidan on Oct. 17, 1967.

Bibliography: 

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

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