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Asian Art

Bowl

15th century

Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under a clear glaze

1 3/4 × 5 1/4 in. (4.445 × 13.335 cm) base (foot): 2 in.(5.08 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.141
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
early Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased by J. Crockett on Oct. 9, 1967 from Manila dealer Botom Dominador. Excavated at Puerto Galera, Philippines.

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.