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Bowl

Date: 1723-1735
Medium: porcelain and overglaze enamel
Dimensions:
Overall: 2 x 3 7/8 in. (5.1 x 9.8 cm)
Classification: Containers
Credit Line: Gift of Stephen Junkunc III
Terms
Object number: 57.100.000
DescriptionDecorated with three fish, possibly carp, in overglaze enamels, this piece wonderfully expresses the Chinese attention to detail and naturalism. On the inside of the bowl the potter applied two to three drops of green glaze, adding this deliberate imperfection to break the realism.
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