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Lidded jar
Ming dynasty 1368-1644

Medium
stoneware
Measurements
(a-b) 13.7 × 10.0 × 6.5 cm (overall)
Accession Number
2771.a-b-D3
Department
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Purchased, 1926
Gallery location
Not on display
Description
Hexagonal with flat shoulders and short neck, five sides impressed with floral and scrolling leaf motif, one side with butterfly and floral motif. Chipping at shoulders and rim, flaking at base. Lid - stepped domed. Turquoise blue glaze.