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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1961.73
Title
Compressed Globular Jarlet with Scrolling Lotus Decor
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
15th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/203222
Location
Level 3, Room 3620, University Study Gallery
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Physical Descriptions
Medium
Blue-and-white ware: porcelain with decoration painted in underglaze cobalt blue. Probably from a kiln at Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province.
Technique
Blue-and-white ware
Dimensions
H. 5.7 cm x Diam. 6.9 cm (2 1/4 x 2 11/16 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Gift of Fernando Zóbel de Ayala
Accession Year
1961
Object Number
1961.73
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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Exhibition History

Earthly Delights: 6,000 Years of Asian Ceramics, Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge, 05/21/2022 - 08/14/2022

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