Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China
  • bowl, 1600s, Ming dynasty (1368–1644) or Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, underglazing
  • Object Diameter: 27.3 cm
    Object Diameter: 10 3/4 in
  • Gift of Helen Marcy Johnson and Arthur S. Johnson
  • Not on display
  • 1981.0227

Blue and white bowl. Swatow-ware blue and white deep plate with wide cavetto. Well with design of heron amid plants; lip with overlapping scale diaper pattern and six oval panels of floral decoration. Sandy foot.