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Asian Art

Bowl

15th century

Porcelain painted with cobalt blue under a clear glaze (Fujian kiln)

2 × 5 1/2 in. (5.08 × 13.97 cm) base (foot): 1 7/8 in.(4.763 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.142
Geography: 
Made in China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Purchased by J. Crockett on October 9, 1967 from 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.