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On View Louise du Pont Crowninshield Gallery, level 1

Object description

  • Chinese artist
  • Covered butter dish (after English cut glass), about 1770
  • Porcelain
  • Jingdezhen, China
  • H: 2 7/8 in, W: 5 1/2 in (H: 7.3 cm, W: 14.0 cm)
  • Museum Purchase with funds from the AEA Visiting Committee, 2001
  • AE85779.AB

DESCRIPTION

Blue and white "Butter Dish" and cover after a cut glass original. The blue under-glaze decoration depics exotic landscapes.