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Asian Art

Cup with Bird on Flowering Branch

19th century

Porcelain painted with polychrome enamels over glaze (Jingdezhen ware)

1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm) other: 2 1/2 in. (6.4 cm)
Bequest of F. Wells Williams
1928.210
Geography: 
China
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Qing dynasty (1644–1911), Daoguang period (1821–50)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Samuel Wells Williams (1812–1884) Collection #133 #134, #134a; bequest of Frederick Wells Williams (1857–1928) in 1928; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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