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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1979.450
Title
Foliate-Rimmed Dish with Decoration of Birds among Lotuses
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
late 16th-early 17th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/199691
Location
Level 1, Room 1510, Modern and Contemporary Art, Disrupt the View: Arlene Shechet at the Harvard Art Museums
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Export blue-and-white ware, kraak porcelain: porcelain with decoration painted in underglaze cobalt blue
Technique
Blue-and-white ware
Dimensions
H. 3.7 x Diam. 20.5 cm (1 7/16 x 8 1/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Walter and Ella Siple
Accession Year
1979
Object Number
1979.450
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Objects for a Kunstkammer: Early European Collecting, 1550-1700, Harvard University Art Museums, Busch-Reisinger Museum, 12/10/2005 - 11/19/2006

Disrupt the View: Arlene Shechet at the Harvard Art Museums, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 07/01/2022 - 07/06/2025

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