Asian Art

Deep blue and white dish

late 14th century

Porcelain

1 1/2 x 7 1/4 in. (3.81 x 18.415 cm) base (foot): 3 3/8 in.(8.573 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.111
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased by J. Crockett on Nov. 22, 1968 from Manila dealer Efemio de Castro. Said to have been excavated from graves at Mindoro.

Bibliography: 

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

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