Asian Art

Saucer

15th–16th century

Porcelain

1 1/2 x 4 1/2 in. (3.81 x 11.43 cm) base (foot): 2 1/4 in.(5.715 cm)
Gift of John Crockett
2008.222.154
Culture: 
Chinese, Philippine
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Excavated at Puerto Galera, Mindoro Island, Philippines. Purchased by J. Crockett from Manila dealer Emil el Moro on Feb. 24, 1968.

Bibliography: 

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

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