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Center of a Broken Dish with Shou Lao
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Center of a Broken Dish with Shou Lao


Description Provenance Inscription Credit
Description This is an example of "famille verte" porcelain; this particular piece is the center of a broken dish featuring Shou Lao, the God of Longevity and was made for the emperor's birthday in 1713.
Provenance William T. / Henry Walters Collection, Baltimore [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Walters Art Museum, 1931, by bequest.
Inscriptions reign mark of Kangxi [K'ang-hsi] (1661-1722)
Credit Acquired by William T. or Henry Walters

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Period
1713
Medium
porcelain with overglaze enamels and silver
(Ceramics)
Accession Number
49.1126
Measurements
5 7/16 in. (13.8 cm)
Geographies
  • China (Place of Origin)
Location Within Museum
Not On View

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