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

Chinese
Ming dynasty, Longqing period
1566–72


Object Place: China

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

46.543b

Medium or Technique

Porcelain, Jingdezhen ware

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Collections

Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

Markings

Da Ming Longqing nian zhi

Provenance

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

Credit Line

John Gardner Coolidge Collection