Asian Art

Small blue and white jar with dragons and clouds

15th century

Stoneware with underglaze blue decoration

2 3/16 x 3/4 x 7 5/16 in. (5.5 x 1.905 x 18.6 cm) base (foot): 1 1/4 in.(3.175 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.189
Culture: 
Vietnamese, Annamese, Philippine
Period: 
15th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramic
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 Jesse Fernandez.

Bibliography: 

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

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