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Virupa
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle reign
1972.96CCCC0
Wine Cup with Children at Play
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Chenghua mark and period
1957.61CCCC0
Meiping  Vase with Cloud Collars and Peony Sprays
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period
1964.167CCCC0
Stem Cup
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period
1957.60CCCC0
Bowl with Decoration of the "Three Friends"
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and reign
1953.631CCCC0
Brush with Carved Design
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli mark and reign
1967.194CCCC0
Brush with Carved Designs
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli mark and reign
1967.194.aCCCC0
Brush with Carved Designs (brush cap)
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli mark and reign
1967.194.bCCCC0
Plate with Grapes and Floral Sprays
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande reign
1953.127CCCC0
Bowl with Dragons and Clouds
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Hongwu period
1964.222CCCC0
Dish
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Chenghua mark and period
1989.288CCCC0
Bowl with Lily Scrolls
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Chenghua mark and period
1967.64CCCC0
Brush Washer with Dragons
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande reign
1964.166CCCC0
Gourd Flask with Floral Medallion
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period
1964.182CCCC0
Stem Cup
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period
1964.168CCCC0
Bowl with Lotus Scrolls
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty
1989.297CCCC0
Prunus Vase (Meiping) with Blossoming Lotus: Fahua Ware
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty
1942.716CCCC0
Bodhisattva Guanyin of the South Sea
China, Fujian Province, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty
1950.579CCCC0
Clip for Paper with Sage Seated Under a Pine
Pu Zhongqian (Chinese, active 1600s)
1977.8CCCC0
Bowl in Form of Archaic Gui
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty, Jiajing mark (1522-1566) but Chongzhen period (1628-1644) or Qing dynasty, Shunzhi period
1964.175CCCC0
Bowl
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Hongzhi mark and period
1989.289CCCC0
Dish
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period
1989.285CCCC0
Bowl with Dragons and Clouds
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period
1964.165CCCC0
Dish
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period
1989.286CCCC0
Brush Pot with Episode from Life on Sima Guang
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Qing dynasty, Shunzhi period
1964.179CCCC0
Dice Bowl
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period
1989.287CCCC0
Mandala Base
China, Ming dynasty
1987.58CCCC0
Bowl with "Land of Daoist Immortals" Scene
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and reign
1962.260CCCC0
Libation Cup (Jue)
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle reign
1957.59CCCC0
Purification at the Orchard Pavilion
China, Ming dynasty
1974.72CCCC0
Box for Storing Monk's Robes
China, Ming dynasty
1975.10CCCC0
Jar with Dragon and Phoenix Design
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1972.14CCCC0
Lotus-Seed Bowl with Petals and Arabesques
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period
1953.15CCCC0
The Immortal Li Tieguai
Su Wennan (Chinese)
1973.158CCCC0
Plate with Phoenix and Peonies:  Swatow Ware
China, Southern Fujian province, Ming dynasty
1954.579CCCC0
Arrow Vase with Persian Inscriptions and Floral Scrolls
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Zhengde mark and reign
1964.170CCCC0
Side Table with Everted Ends
China, late Ming dynasty
1955.42CCCC0
Huzhou Mirror
China, Huzhou, Ming dynasty
1995.370CCCC0
Mirror with Confucian Maxim
China, Ming dynasty
1995.395CCCC0
Ink Cake with Wang Ziqiao
attributed to Fang Yulu (Chinese)
1942.233CCCC0
Garden Seat:  Fahua Ware
China, Jiangxi province, Ming dynasty
1942.704CCCC0
Wickerwork Box
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1965.30CCCC0
T'i-hung
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1961.420CCCC0
Eagles
China, Ming dynasty
56.1915CCCC0
Square Double-Gourd Vase with Floral Scrolls
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.172CCCC0
Basket Shaped Vase: Ding Ware
China, Ming dynasty
1989.300CCCC0
Bowl with Fish and Water Plants
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.173CCCC0
Shoulao (The God of Longevity)
China, Ming dynasty
1940.691CCCC0
Cupstand with Floral Scrolls
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Hongwu reign
1984.162CCCC0
Ewer
China, Ming dynasty
1952.477CCCC0
Covered Jar
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1957.62CCCC0
Pair of Armchairs: Lohan Type
China, Ming dynasty
1955.40CCCC0
Low Table (Anji)
China, Ming dynasty
1964.232CCCC0
Candlesticks
China, Ming dynasty
1989.298CCCC0
Candlestick
China, Ming dynasty
1989.298.1CCCC0
Candlestick
China, Ming dynasty
1989.298.2CCCC0
Platter
China, Ming dynasty
1917.885CCCC0
Cup with Dragon and Clouds
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.176CCCC0
Dish with Dragon and Clouds
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1989.292CCCC0
Dish with Flowers and Fruit
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Hongzhi mark and reign
1964.212CCCC0
Bowl with Dragons in Waves
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Zhengde mark and reign
1989.290CCCC0
Bowl with Bands of Tibetan (Lança) Characters
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1989.294CCCC0
Table Top Cupboard: Gui
China, Ming dynasty
1964.231CCCC0
Low Table (Kang) with Dragons in Clouds
China, Ming dynasty
1964.228CCCC0
Pair of Seated Buddhas
China, Ming dynasty
1970.149CCCC0
Seated Buddha
China, Ming dynasty
1970.149.1CCCC0
Plum Blossom Cup
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, "Transitional period", Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Tianqi reign
1989.295CCCC0
Bowl with Peony Decoration
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and reign
1954.372CCCC0
Brinjal Bowl
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty
1930.316CCCC0
Cup with Dragons and Phoenixes
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.171CCCC0
Stem Cup
China, Ming dynasty
1989.322CCCC0
Altar Table
China, Ming dynasty
1964.229CCCC0
Jar with Dragons Pursuing Flaming Jewels
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1989.291CCCC0
Bowl in Form of Archaic Gu
China, Fujian province, late Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - early Qing dynasty
1989.296CCCC0
Kneeling Boy
China, Ming dynasty
1989.329CCCC0
Altar Table
China, Ming dynasty
1964.230CCCC0
Octagonal Ink Cake
attributed to Cheng Junfang (Chinese, active c. 1570-c. 1624)
1942.232CCCC0
Jar
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1917.13CCCC0
Square Jar
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.174CCCC0
Bowl with Ducks over Lotus Pond
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1989.293CCCC0
Transitional Blue-and-White Square Bottle
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Chongzhen reign (1628-44) or Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi reign
2018.293CCCC0
No image available
China, Ming dynasty
1973.26CCCC0
Small Jardiniere with Three Legs:  Fahua Ware
China, Jiangxi province, Ming dynasty
1942.713CCCC0
Jar:  Celadon Ware
China, Ming dynasty
1917.378CCCC0
Seal
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) or earlier
1942.488CCCC0
Bowl: Cizhou ware
China, Ming dynasty
1948.207CCCC0
Vase:  Celadon Ware
China, Ming dynasty
1917.8CCCC0
Dish
China, Ming dynasty
1972.257CCCC0
Brush Holder
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, "Transitional period", Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Chongzhen reign
1940.709CCCC0
Round Covered Box with Medallions
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.211CCCC0
Ink Cake
China, Ming dynasty
1952.466CCCC0
Title, DateArtist / CultureAccession numberMediumDimensionsCredit lineRights
Virupa
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle reign
1972.96Gilt bronzeOverall: 43.6 cm (17 3/16 in.)Gift of Mary B. Lee, C. Bingham Blossom, Dudley S. Blossom III, Laurel B. Kovacik, and Elizabeth B. Blossom, in memory of Elizabeth B. BlossomCCCC0
Wine Cup with Children at Play
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Chenghua mark and period
1957.61Porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze enamel decoration, docai ("joined colors") wareOverall: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Meiping  Vase with Cloud Collars and Peony Sprays
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period
1964.167Porcelain with incised decoration and white glazeDiameter: 20.3 cm (8 in.); Overall: 32.1 cm (12 5/8 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Stem Cup
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period
1957.60Porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze red enamel decorationOverall: 9 x 9.9 cm (3 9/16 x 3 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Bowl with Decoration of the "Three Friends"
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and reign
1953.631Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 30.2 cm (11 7/8 in.); Overall: 11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Brush with Carved Design
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli mark and reign
1967.194Carved bambooOverall: 24.2 cm (9 1/2 in.); Handle: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.); Top: 16.8 cm (6 5/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Brush with Carved Designs
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli mark and reign
1967.194.aCarved bambooOverall: 24.2 cm (9 1/2 in.); Handle: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.); Top: 16.8 cm (6 5/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Brush with Carved Designs (brush cap)
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli mark and reign
1967.194.bCarved bambooOverall: 24.2 cm (9 1/2 in.); Handle: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.); Top: 16.8 cm (6 5/8 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Plate with Grapes and Floral Sprays
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande reign
1953.127Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 43.2 cm (17 in.); Overall: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Bowl with Dragons and Clouds
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Hongwu period
1964.222Porcelain with molded and incised decoration and copper-red glazeDiameter: 10 cm (3 15/16 in.); Overall: 5 cm (1 15/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Dish
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Chenghua mark and period
1989.288Porcelain with yellow glazeDiameter: 21.5 cm (8 7/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Bowl with Lily Scrolls
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Chenghua mark and period
1967.64Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 14.5 cm (5 11/16 in.); Overall: 6.9 cm (2 11/16 in.)Gift of John D. Rockefeller III, and purchase, John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Brush Washer with Dragons
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande reign
1964.166Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 18 cm (7 1/16 in.); Overall: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Gourd Flask with Floral Medallion
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period
1964.182Porcelain with incised decoration and white glazeOverall: 28.1 x 20.4 cm (11 1/16 x 8 1/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Stem Cup
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period
1964.168Porcelain with reversed underglaze blue and incised decorationDiameter: 10.1 cm (4 in.); Overall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Bowl with Lotus Scrolls
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty
1989.297Porcelain with burnished and engraved gold (kinrande) decoration on green overglaze enamelDiameter: 6.4 x 12.1 cm (2 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.); Overall: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Prunus Vase (Meiping) with Blossoming Lotus: Fahua Ware
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty
1942.716Porcelain with polychrome glazesDiameter: 19 cm (7 1/2 in.); Overall: 37.5 cm (14 3/4 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Bodhisattva Guanyin of the South Sea
China, Fujian Province, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty
1950.579Porcelain with white glaze, Dehua wareOverall: 45.2 cm (17 13/16 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Clip for Paper with Sage Seated Under a Pine
Pu Zhongqian (Chinese, active 1600s)
1977.8Carved bambooOverall: 9.5 cm (3 3/4 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
Bowl in Form of Archaic Gui
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty, Jiajing mark (1522-1566) but Chongzhen period (1628-1644) or Qing dynasty, Shunzhi period
1964.175Porcelain with camellia-leaf green glazeDiameter: 23.4 cm (9 3/16 in.); Overall: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Bowl
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Hongzhi mark and period
1989.289Porcelain with yellow glazeDiameter: 18 cm (7 1/16 in.); Overall: 8.2 cm (3 1/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Dish
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period
1989.285Porcelain with copper-red glazeDiameter: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.); Overall: 3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Bowl with Dragons and Clouds
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period
1964.165Porcelain with molded and incised decoration and white glazeDiameter: 8.4 x 17.2 cm (3 5/16 x 6 3/4 in.); Overall: 8 cm (3 1/8 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Dish
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period
1989.286Porcelain with blue glazeDiameter: 20.5 cm (8 1/16 in.); Overall: 4.2 cm (1 5/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Brush Pot with Episode from Life on Sima Guang
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Qing dynasty, Shunzhi period
1964.179Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 20.2 cm (7 15/16 in.); Overall: 20.4 cm (8 1/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Dice Bowl
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and period
1989.287Porcelain with mottled blue glazeDiameter: 25 cm (9 13/16 in.); Overall: 11.6 cm (4 9/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Mandala Base
China, Ming dynasty
1987.58Cloisonné enamelDiameter: 30.8 cm (12 1/8 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Bowl with "Land of Daoist Immortals" Scene
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and reign
1962.260Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 19.8 cm (7 13/16 in.); Overall: 6.9 cm (2 11/16 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Libation Cup (Jue)
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle reign
1957.59Glazed porcelainOverall: 15 cm (5 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Purification at the Orchard Pavilion
China, Ming dynasty
1974.72Carved cinnabar lacquerOverall: 48.5 x 21 cm (19 1/8 x 8 1/4 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Box for Storing Monk's Robes
China, Ming dynasty
1975.10Lacquered wood with mother-of-pearl inlayOverall: 43 x 56 x 54.7 cm (16 15/16 x 22 1/16 x 21 9/16 in.)Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings FundCCCC0
Jar with Chrysanthemum Decoration: Fahua Ware
China, Ming dynasty
1942.717PorcelainOverall: 33.4 cm (13 1/8 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Jar with Chrysanthemum Decoration: Fahua Ware
China, Ming dynasty
1942.717.aPorcelainOverall: 33.4 cm (13 1/8 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Jar with Dragon and Phoenix Design
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1972.14Carved lacquer in cinnabar and other colorsOverall: 11.8 cm (4 5/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Lotus-Seed Bowl with Petals and Arabesques
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Yongle period
1953.15Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 10.2 cm (4 in.); Overall: 6 cm (2 3/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
The Immortal Li Tieguai
Su Wennan (Chinese)
1973.158BronzeOverall: 41.8 cm (16 7/16 in.)Cornelia Blakemore Warner FundCCCC0
Plate with Phoenix and Peonies:  Swatow Ware
China, Southern Fujian province, Ming dynasty
1954.579Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 47.3 cm (18 5/8 in.); Overall: 9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.)Gift of Osborne and Victor HaugeCCCC0
Arrow Vase with Persian Inscriptions and Floral Scrolls
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Zhengde mark and reign
1964.170Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 10.7 cm (4 3/16 in.); Overall: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Side Table with Everted Ends
China, late Ming dynasty
1955.42Redwood veneer and camphor woodOverall: 88 x 51.8 cm (34 5/8 x 20 3/8 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Ink Cake with One Hundred Children at Play
China, Ming dynasty
1942.214Molded inkDiameter: 12.8 cm (5 1/16 in.); Overall: 2 cm (13/16 in.)Gift of Henry W. KentCCCC0
Mirror with Four Nipples, Four Quasi-Dragons, and Birds
China, Ming dynasty
1995.393BronzeDiameter: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.8 cm (5/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Huzhou Mirror
China, Huzhou, Ming dynasty
1995.370BronzeDiameter: 15.8 cm (6 1/4 in.); Overall: 1.1 cm (7/16 in.); Rim: 0.9 cm (3/8 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Mirror with Confucian Maxim
China, Ming dynasty
1995.395BronzeDiameter: 8.3 cm (3 1/4 in.); Overall: 0.6 cm (1/4 in.); Rim: 0.5 cm (3/16 in.)Gift of Drs. Thomas and Martha Carter in Honor of Sherman E. LeeCCCC0
Ink Cake with Wang Ziqiao
attributed to Fang Yulu (Chinese)
1942.233Ink cakeDiameter: 5.4 cm (2 1/8 in.)Gift of Henry W. KentCCCC0
Garden Seat:  Fahua Ware
China, Jiangxi province, Ming dynasty
1942.704PorcelainOverall: 40 cm (15 3/4 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Wickerwork Box
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1965.30Lacquered wickerwork (of woven bamboo) framed in wood with circular scene inlaid in mother-of-pearl and goldOverall: 7.7 x 13.8 cm (3 1/16 x 5 7/16 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
T'i-hung
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1961.420Carved cinnabar lacquerOverall: 38.1 x 40.8 x 34.5 cm (15 x 16 1/16 x 13 9/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Eagles
China, Ming dynasty
56.1915Ink and color on silk panelOverall: 167.2 x 98.4 cm (65 13/16 x 38 3/4 in.)Gift of the John Huntington Art and Polytechnic TrustCCCC0
Square Double-Gourd Vase with Floral Scrolls
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.172Porcelain decorated in underglaze blue and overglaze enamelOverall: 8.8 cm (3 7/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Basket Shaped Vase: Ding Ware
China, Ming dynasty
1989.300Glazed porcelainDiameter: 13.5 cm (5 5/16 in.); Overall: 17.8 cm (7 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Bowl with Fish and Water Plants
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.173Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 16.1 cm (6 5/16 in.); Overall: 7.8 cm (3 1/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Shoulao (The God of Longevity)
China, Ming dynasty
1940.691IvoryOverall: 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Cupstand with Floral Scrolls
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Hongwu reign
1984.162Porcelain painted in underglaze redDiameter: 22.3 cm (8 3/4 in.); Overall: 2.5 cm (1 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin Purchase FundCCCC0
Ewer
China, Ming dynasty
1952.477JadeOverall: 11.5 cm (4 1/2 in.)Anonymous GiftCCCC0
Covered Jar
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1957.62Porcelain with blue underglaze and overglaze in red, green and blue enamelsOverall: 10.2 cm (4 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Pair of Armchairs: Lohan Type
China, Ming dynasty
1955.40RosewoodOverall: 85.4 x 58.4 cm (33 5/8 x 23 in.); Chair: 86 x 58.4 cm (33 7/8 x 23 in.)The Norweb CollectionCCCC0
Low Table (Anji)
China, Ming dynasty
1964.232Rosewood (huanghuali)Overall: 36.9 x 134 x 26.7 cm (14 1/2 x 52 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Candlesticks
China, Ming dynasty
1989.298Glazed porcelain with metal rimsOverall: 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Candlestick
China, Ming dynasty
1989.298.1Glazed porcelain with metal rimsOverall: 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Candlestick
China, Ming dynasty
1989.298.2Glazed porcelain with metal rimsOverall: 32.4 cm (12 3/4 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Platter
China, Ming dynasty
1917.885Porcelain with celadon glazeDiameter: 58.4 cm (23 in.)Gift of Ralph KingCCCC0
Cup with Dragon and Clouds
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.176Porcelain with incised decoration and white glazeDiameter: 7.2 cm (2 13/16 in.); Overall: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Dish with Dragon and Clouds
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1989.292Porcelain with incised and underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 28.4 cm (11 3/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Dish with Flowers and Fruit
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Hongzhi mark and reign
1964.212Porcelain with incised and underglaze coffee brown (iron oxide) decorationDiameter: 25.8 cm (10 3/16 in.); Overall: 26 cm (10 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Bowl with Dragons in Waves
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Zhengde mark and reign
1989.290Porcelain with incised decoration and green overglaze enamel and resist enamel decoration on biscuitOverall: 7.4 x 16.5 cm (2 15/16 x 6 1/2 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Bowl with Bands of Tibetan (Lança) Characters
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1989.294Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.); Overall: 2.6 cm (1 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Table Top Cupboard: Gui
China, Ming dynasty
1964.231RosewoodOverall: 83.8 x 43.2 cm (33 x 17 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Low Table (Kang) with Dragons in Clouds
China, Ming dynasty
1964.228Huanghuali wood and metalOverall: 29 x 69.2 cm (11 7/16 x 27 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Pair of Seated Buddhas
China, Ming dynasty
1970.149Gilt bronzeOverall: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. John Lyon Collyer in memory of her mother, Mrs. G. M. G. FormanCCCC0
Seated Buddha
China, Ming dynasty
1970.149.1Gilt bronzeOverall: 9.9 cm (3 7/8 in.)Gift of Mrs. John Lyon Collyer in memory of her mother, Mrs. G. M. G. FormanCCCC0
Plum Blossom Cup
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, "Transitional period", Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Tianqi reign
1989.295Porcelain with underglaze blue and wucai (five color) overglaze enamel decorationOverall: 6.7 x 12.6 cm (2 5/8 x 4 15/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Bowl with Peony Decoration
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Xuande mark and reign
1954.372PorcelainDiameter: 20.5 cm (8 1/16 in.); Overall: 7.3 cm (2 7/8 in.)John L. Severance FundCCCC0
Brinjal Bowl
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - Qing dynasty
1930.316White porcelainCharles W. Harkness Endowment FundCCCC0
Cup with Dragons and Phoenixes
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.171Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.); Overall: 10.5 cm (4 1/8 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Stem Cup
China, Ming dynasty
1989.322White jadeDiameter: 14.2 cm (5 9/16 in.); Overall: 10.4 cm (4 1/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Altar Table
China, Ming dynasty
1964.229RosewoodOverall: 86.4 x 41.9 cm (34 x 16 1/2 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Jar with Scenes from the Land of Taoist Immortals
China, Ming dynasty
1972.63Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationOverall: 36.3 cm (14 5/16 in.)Norman O. Stone and Ella A. Stone Memorial FundCCCC0
Jar with Dragons Pursuing Flaming Jewels
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1989.291Procelain with wucai (five color) overglaze enamel decorationDiameter: 14.7 cm (5 13/16 in.); Overall: 12.9 cm (5 1/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Bowl in Form of Archaic Gu
China, Fujian province, late Ming dynasty (1368-1644) - early Qing dynasty
1989.296Glazed porcelain, Dehua wareDiameter: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.); Overall: 9.3 x 16.9 cm (3 11/16 x 6 5/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Kneeling Boy
China, Ming dynasty
1989.329IvoryOverall: 11 cm (4 5/16 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Altar Table
China, Ming dynasty
1964.230RosewoodOverall: 84.5 x 41.3 cm (33 1/4 x 16 1/4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Octagonal Ink Cake
attributed to Cheng Junfang (Chinese, active c. 1570-c. 1624)
1942.232Green ink cakeOverall: 9.2 cm (3 5/8 in.)Gift of Henry W. KentCCCC0
Jar
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1917.13Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationOverall: 34.6 cm (13 5/8 in.)Worcester R. Warner CollectionCCCC0
Square Jar
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.174Porcelain with white glazeDiameter: 4.8 cm (1 7/8 in.); Overall: 12.1 x 10.1 cm (4 3/4 x 4 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Bowl with Ducks over Lotus Pond
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Wanli reign
1989.293Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 13.3 cm (5 1/4 in.); Overall: 6.6 cm (2 5/8 in.)Bequest of Mrs. Severance A. MillikinCCCC0
Transitional Blue-and-White Square Bottle
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Chongzhen reign (1628-44) or Qing dynasty (1644-1911), Kangxi reign
2018.293Porcelain, underglaze cobalt blue and white decorationHeight: 31.1 cm (12 1/4 in.)Edward L. Whittemore FundCCCC0
No image available
China, Ming dynasty
1973.26WoodOverall: 68 cm (26 3/4 in.)Gift of R. HosomiCCCC0
Small Jardiniere with Three Legs:  Fahua Ware
China, Jiangxi province, Ming dynasty
1942.713PorcelainDiameter: 19.8 cm (7 13/16 in.); Overall: 15.3 cm (6 in.)Bequest of John L. SeveranceCCCC0
Jar:  Celadon Ware
China, Ming dynasty
1917.378StonewareGift of Ralph KingCCCC0
Seal
China, Ming dynasty (1368-1644) or earlier
1942.488BronzeOverall: 3.1 cm (1 1/4 in.)Gift of Henry W. KentCCCC0
Bowl: Cizhou ware
China, Ming dynasty
1948.207StonewareDiameter: 27.4 cm (10 13/16 in.); Overall: 16.4 cm (6 7/16 in.)Purchase from the J. H. Wade FundCCCC0
Vase:  Celadon Ware
China, Ming dynasty
1917.8StonewareOverall: 43.8 cm (17 1/4 in.)Gift of Ralph KingCCCC0
Dish
China, Ming dynasty
1972.257JadeOverall: 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)Bequest of Elizabeth B. BlossomCCCC0
Brush Holder
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, "Transitional period", Ming dynasty (1368-1644), Chongzhen reign
1940.709PorcelainOverall: 19.1 cm (7 1/2 in.)Bequest of James ParmeleeCCCC0
Round Covered Box with Medallions
China, Jiangxi province, Jingdezhen kilns, Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), Jiajing mark and reign
1964.211Porcelain with underglaze blue decorationDiameter: 5.8 cm (2 5/16 in.); Overall: 3.4 cm (1 5/16 in.)Severance and Greta Millikin CollectionCCCC0
Ink Cake
China, Ming dynasty
1952.466Ink cakeDiameter: 8.8 cm (3 7/16 in.)Gift of Bruce RogersCCCC0