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Three-tiered box
(early 17th century)

Medium
porcelain, enamels
Measurements
(a-d) 15.5 × 13.3 × 13.3 cm (overall)
Place/s of Execution
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, south-east China, China
Accession Number
3730.a-d-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
Level 1, NGV International
Description
Vertical peach shaped with rounded lid; each section with two flowering branches and insects; lid with eccentric rocks and flowering plants, three flying birds, a butterfly and scrolling clouds. Chipping on inner rims.