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Asian Art

Jar with Birds and Grasses

Late 15th century

Stoneware painted with cobalt blue under a clear glaze

2 in. (5.08 cm)
Gift of Mary and Cheney Cowles, B.A. 1966
2001.137.5
Geography: 
Made in Vietnam
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Vietnamese
Period: 
Le dynasty (1428–1788)
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Hoi An shipwreck; Butterfields number 121316; Mr. and Mrs. Cheney Cowles, Seattle, WA; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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