Mug

Chinese export
18th century


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

13 x 10.6 cm (5 1/8 x 4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1982.92

Medium or Technique

Porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze enamel decoration

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Hard-paste porcelain, straight sided with low relief flower sprigs and insects, handle with molded heart-shaped terminal; underglaze blue cell border, fern-like design on handle, and shell, scroll and leaf borders on five reserves: large panel with four women and two children in a house with garden, four small medallions with birds and flowers, all in polychrome. Unmarked.

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson