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Asian Art

Dish with a Swimming Duck

early 16th century

Stonepaste with black pigment under turquoise glaze

2 1/2 × 12 3/4 in. (6.35 × 32.39 cm)
Gift of Fred Olsen
Iranian/Persian, Islamic
Safavid dynasty (1501–1722)
Containers - Ceramics

Dikran Kelekian (1867–1951), New York; Fred H. Olsen (1891–1986), Guilford, Conn.; gift in 1954 to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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