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Asian Art

Gourd-Shaped Vase with Blue Flowers

16th century

Porcelain with reserve decoration in cobalt blue and yellow glaze

18 1/4 × 9 in. (46.36 × 22.86 cm)
Gift of Wilson P. Foss, Jr., Ph.B. 1913
1956.40.8
Geography: 
China
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Jiajing period (1521 - 1566)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
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