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Vase
Ming dynasty, Wanli period 1573-1620

Medium
porcelain (Kraak export ware)
Measurements
26.9 × 15.5 cm diameter
Place/s of Execution
Jingdezhen, Jiangxi province, south-east China, China
Accession Number
4265-D3
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Bequest of Howard Spensley, 1939
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Gallery location
17th Century & Flemish Paintings Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Description
'Kraak' export ware. Ovoid body narrowing to thin neck with slightly everted rim; body with panels of flowering plants alternating with panels of vertical and curving bands, neck and rim with 'good luck' rui symbols and vertical dotting.