Covered meiping-shaped vase with blue-and-white decoration of theatrical figures

Chinese
Yuan dynasty
mid-14th century


Dimensions

Overall: 38.6cm (15 3/16in.) Other (diameter of foot): 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

37.292

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

On View

Paul and Elizabeth Schmid Gallery (Gallery 275)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

Provenance

1937, exchanged by Yamanaka and Co., New York, with the MFA. (Accession Date: April 15, 1937)

Credit Line

Clara Bertram Kimball Collection, by exchange