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Object Number:
49-14-57
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Chinese
Provenience:
China
Period:
Qing Dynasty
Qianlong
Date Made:
Qianlong
Early Date:
1736
Late Date:
1795
Section:
Asian
Materials:
Ceramic
Iconography:
Bats
Peony
Description:
Ring base, rounded sides, flaring rim. Interior, red on white; 5 bats, symbolizing the five forms of happiness (bat, fu= fu, happiness). Exterior, spray of the peony in rose, orchid, green, on white, with incised scroll. Qianlong mark on base.
Credit Line:
Bequest of Julia Morgan, through brother Hugh Morgan

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