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Bowl
(16th century-17th century)

Medium
porcelain, enamel (Swatow ware)
Measurements
9.1 × 38.5 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
south China, China
Accession Number
3727-D3
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Gift of H. W. Kent, 1938
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of The Gordon Darling Foundation
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Swatow ware, with everted and raised rim; central motif of stylized kylin in eccentric garden with band of auspicious objects and floral motifs, side panels of flowers and flowers with birds alternating with circle on lattice grid, rim band of floral motifs.