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Asian Art

Dish with Camellia

14th–early 15th century

Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under clear glaze

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

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.