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Identification and Creation
Object Number
1940.240
Title
Bowl with Decoration of Two Dragons, Each Pursuing a Flaming Jewel
Classification
Vessels
Work Type
vessel
Date
mid 16th century
Places
Creation Place: East Asia, China
Period
Ming dynasty, 1368-1644
Culture
Chinese
Persistent Link
https://hvrd.art/o/205863
Physical Descriptions
Medium
Enameled biscuit porcelain: porcelain with yellow enamel over incised decoration; with underglaze cobalt-blue double circle on the base
Dimensions
H. 8.1 x Diam. 18.4 cm (3 3/16 x 7 1/4 in.)
Acquisition and Rights
Credit Line
Harvard Art Museums/Arthur M. Sackler Museum, Bequest of Samuel C. Davis
Accession Year
1940
Object Number
1940.240
Division
Asian and Mediterranean Art
Contact
am_asianmediterranean@harvard.edu
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