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Ming dynasty 1368-1644

stoneware (Longguan ware)
25.3 × 9.1 × 6.7 cm
Place/s of Execution
Longquan, Zhejiang province, south-east China, China
Accession Number
Asian Art
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Felton Bequest, 1926
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Gallery location
Asian Gallery Temporary Exhibtion Gallery
Mezzanine linked to Level 1, NGV International
Physical description
Longquan ware. Seated cross legged, hands in lap wearing crown jewels and long robes, on stylized waves on hexagonal stepped pedestal with floral motif and scrolling foliage. Translucent olive green glaze, the unglazed face, neck and hands oxidized red brown in the firing. Top and side of crown broken.