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Large basin with blue-and-white decoration of five dragons

Chinese
Qing dynasty, Qianlong period
1736–95


Object Place: China

Dimensions

H. 9.2 x Dia. 44.4 cm (3 5/8 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

47.405

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia

Classifications

Porcelain

Markings

Da Qing Qianlong nian zhi

Provenance

By 1947, Mrs. John Gardner (Helen S.) Coolidge (d. 1962), Boston; 1947, gift of Coolidge to the MFA. (Accession date: April 10, 1947)

Credit Line

John Gardner Coolidge Collection