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Bowl

Museum number:
9-11966
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21090011966
Accession number:
Acc.374
Object count:
1
Description:
Bowl; basin-shaped bowl with light blue glaze with medium blue curvilinear designs encircling below rim and curvilinear script-like designs in interior center around which is exposed a band of unglazed stoneware body; possibly so-called “Swatow ware;” in any case, Ming Dynasty export ware made for export to southeast Asia and the Philippines
Donor:
Phoebe Apperson Hearst
Collection place:
China
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.5 Household
Accession date:
1909
Department:
Cat. 9 - Asia (incl. Russia east of Urals)
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