Asian Art

Blue and white jar with lid

16th century

Porcelain

2 3/16 × 2 1/2 × 8 7/16 in. (5.5 × 6.35 × 21.5 cm) base (foot): 1 3/4 in.(4.445 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.159a-b
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
late Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Said to have been excavated at Lumban, Negros Occidental, Philippines. Purchased by J. Crockett on July 5, 1968 from Manila dealer Jessie Fernandez.

Bibliography: 

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

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