Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Dish

Date:
1670–1700
Culture:
Japanese, Arita
Medium:
Hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions:
2 3/8 × 14 1/4 in. (6 × 36.2 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Porcelain-Export
Credit Line:
Helena Woolworth McCann Collection, Purchase, Winfield Foundation Gift, 1968
Accession Number:
68.86
Not on view
Inscription: Painted within circular medallion at center: VOC (monogram) (trans.: Vereenigde Oost-Indische Compagnie [Dutch East India Company], monogram of the company)

Stickers on underside: [1] 12017 Rare-Arita/ Porcelain VOC Charger/ made at SARUGAWA KILNS-/ MANJI/ TENWA PERIOD/ 1658-1683;/ Diameter 14 1/4"/ $2000.00; [2] RALPH M. CHAIT/ CHINESE ART
Helena Woolworth McCann ; [ Ralph M. Chait Galleries, Inc. , New York, until 1968; sold to MMA ]
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