Asian Art

Plate

16th century

Stoneware

1 1/2 x 7 1/2 in. (3.81 x 19.05 cm) base (foot): 2 1/2 in.(6.35 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.160
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Purchased Sept. 20, 1967 by J. Crockett from Manila dealer Memac Maidan. Said to have come from the graves on the island of Palawan.

Bibliography: 

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

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