Asian Art

Blue and white bowl

early 15th century

Stoneware

2 3/4 × 5 1/2 in. (6.985 × 13.97 cm) base (foot): 2 1/4 in.(5.715 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.135
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Said to have been excavated at Laguna de Bay, Philippines. Purchased by J. Crockett on July 3, 1968 from Manila dealer Efemio de Castro.

Bibliography: 

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

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