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Asian Art

Dish with Chrysanthemum

late 15th century

Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under a clear glaze

1 1/2 × 8 3/8 in. (3.81 × 21.273 cm) base (foot): 5 in.(12.7 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.137
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Said to have been excavated at Bicol, Philippines. Purchased by J. Crockett on Oct. 7, 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).

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.