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Jar with Paired Dragons Chasing Flaming Pearls amid Stylized Clouds

A work made of porcelain painted in overglaze enamels.
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  • A work made of porcelain painted in overglaze enamels.

Date:

Ming dynasty (1368–1644), Jiajing reign mark and period (1522–1566)

Artist:

China

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Arts of Asia

Title

Jar with Paired Dragons Chasing Flaming Pearls amid Stylized Clouds

Place

China (Artist's nationality:)

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1522–1566

Medium

Porcelain painted in overglaze enamels

Dimensions

13.9 × 13.8 cm (5 1/2 × 5 7/16 in.); Diam.: 13.8 cm (5 7/16 in.)

Credit Line

Bequest of Russell Tyson

Reference Number

1964.629

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