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Bowl with Peonies

Bowl with Peonies


Porcelain with foreign color (yangcai) overglaze enamel decoration

Diameter: 12.4 cm (4 7/8 in.); Overall: 6.2 cm (2 7/16 in.)

Severance and Greta Millikin Collection 1964.198


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In East Asian art, peonies traditionally symbolize prosperity and wealth.


This bowl was made at the Jingdezhen kilns and then decorated probably in the Imperial Palace workshops in Beijing.

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