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covered box
  • China
  • covered box, Kangxi period (1662–1722), Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, underglazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 2.5 x 7.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 x 2 15/16 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1505.a,b
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Description

Shallow circular covered box made of soft paste porcelain. Creamy glaze and underglaze blue decoration. The decoration shows a scene of a woman with a boy and a toy. Fine crackle in the glaze.