Eight-lobed covered box with blue-and-white decoration of dragons, peaches, and floral scrolls

Chinese
Ming dynasty, Longqing period
1566–72


Dimensions

7.5 x 12.4 cm (2 15/16 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

46.543a

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

On View

Paul and Elizabeth Schmid Gallery (Gallery 275)

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

Markings

Longqing nian zhi

Provenance

Lent by Mrs. John Gardner Coolidge, May 21, 1946. Gift of Mrs. John Gardner Coolidge, June 13, 1946.

Credit Line

John Gardner Coolidge Collection