Zun-shaped beaker with blue-and-white and overglaze enamel decoration of dragons, phoenixes, and flowers

Chinese
Ming dynasty, Wanli period
1573–1620


Dimensions

Height: 30.8cm (12 1/8in.)

Accession Number

01.5745

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware, five colors

On View

China: Furniture and Scholar's Study (Gallery 285A)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

Markings

Da Ming Wanli nian zhi in underglaze blue

Provenance

1901, Mrs George O. Rogers; sold by Mrs. George O. Rogers to the MFA for $8,750. [see note 1] (Accession Date: April 18,1901)

Notes:
[1] total price for 01.5714-01.5814

Credit Line

Julia Bradford Huntington James Fund