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Octagonal Box with Birds, Peony Flowers, and Peach Branches

A work made of porcelain painted in underglaze blue.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of porcelain painted in underglaze blue.

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

Octagonal Box with Birds, Peony Flowers, and Peach Branches

Place

China (Artist's nationality:)

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1522–1566

Medium

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue

Credit Line

Purchased with funds provided by Josephine P. Albright in memory of Alice Higgenbothem Patterson

Reference Number

1967.366a-b

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