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Asian Art

Cup with Goldfish

19th century

Porcelain with colored enamels over a clear glaze

2 1/16 in. (5.3 cm)
other: 3 1/16 in. (7.8 cm)
Bequest of F. Wells Williams
1928.196
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Daoguang period (1820 - 1850)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Samuel Wells Williams (1812–1884) Collection #149; bequest of Frederick Wells Williams (1857–1928) in 1928; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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