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meiping vase with pomegranate, peach and Buddha’s hand citron
  • China
  • meiping vase with pomegranate, peach and Buddha’s hand citron, early 1700, Kangxi period (1654–1722), Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, underglazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 23.1 x 13.9 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 9 1/8 x 5 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • On view: Loo Gallery, 401, C8
  • 1928.1442.a
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Baluster shaped vase of blue and white, soft paste. Underglaze decoration. Design like a collar at the top. Pointed leaf border at the bottom. Band of peach, pomegranate and peony forms around the center. Extra top of teak wood. Glaze has crackle.