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An earthenware dragon head with bulging eyes, a high nose, a closed mouth with protruding pointed teeth, and details painted in underglaze cobalt blue and white mineral pigment. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Dragon Head Roof Tile
1368 – 1644
Gift of Mrs. Caroline I. Plumer for the James Marshall Plumer Collection
1973/2.24
A buff stoneware globular jar, with a tapered base and wide, high shoulders, tapering to a wide, short neck with an everted rim. The work is covered in a mottled cobalt blue glaze. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Jar
600 – 649
Gift of Mrs. Caroline I. Plumer for the James Marshall Plumer Collection
1962/1.100
A porcelain ewer with a cylindrical body on a foot ring and a tall, narrow neck. It has a flat, wide, ear-shaped handle, covered with underglaze blue floral meander and clear glaze, and a replacement silver spout and domed lid.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Ewer with Silver Fittings
1403 – 1424
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. John A. Pope for the James Marshall Plumer Memorial Collection
1968/1.50
A small jar with a slightly tapered base and a shoulder that tapers to a narrow tall neck with a direct rim.  It is painted with underglaze cobalt blue floral designs, and covered in a clear glaze. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Small Jar
1400 – 1599
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1993/2.28
This porcelain jar tapers to a base with a recessed foot ring, and has wide, softly rounded shoulders leading up to a wide neck. It is painted with underglaze cobalt blue to depict a key-fret border around the neck, with banana leaf lappets around the shoulder, and two <em>qilin</em> (麒麟) in a mountainous landscape with <em>lingzhi</em>-shaped clouds. It is covered in a clear glaze, and has an unmarked base. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Jar
1573 – 1620
Gift of Stuart and Barbara Hilbert
2009/2.109
This porcelain rouleau vase is painted with various shades of underglaze blue to depict figures within a landscape, framed by an underglaze blue foliate border, with lingzhi mushroom, and floral and cloud sprays around the neck. It is covered in a clear glaze.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Vase
1662 – 1722
Gift of the Estate of Hobart Taylor, Jr.
1982/1.217
A porcelain globular jar tapering to foot with a short neck with copper-wire repair, and a domed cap lid. It is painted with multiple shades of underglaze blue to portray peony meander around the body between lappet borders around the shoulder and foot, then covered in a clear glaze.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Jar
1662 – 1722
Gift of the Estate of Hobart Taylor, Jr.
1982/1.209A&B
A small hemispherical bowl with everted rim on a straight footring, decorated with underglaze cobalt blue. The exterior depicts the <em>bagua, </em>or eight trigrams of the I Ching, around the rim, surrounded by stylized clouds with silk-worm pattern band around the interior rim. The bowl is covered in a clear glaze. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Bowl
1573 – 1620
Gift of Mr. Jennis R. Galloway
1971/2.112
A porcelain globular jar with narrow straight neck and direct rim, on a recessed footring, covered in underglaze cobalt blue paintings of lions among clouds, then covered in clear glaze. It is missing the dome cap lid, and forms a pair with 1977/2.11.
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Small Jar
early 1600s - early 1640s
Gift of Marvin Eisenberg in memory of Gerald Gibson
1977/2.12

Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Covered Jar (Cover)
1700 – 1722
Gift of the Estate of Hobart Taylor, Jr.
1982/1.207B
This porcelain jar with cylindrical body, has a recessed neck and foot with the same diameter. The body is decorated with underglaze blue paintings of magpies, plum branches, and bamboo, with floral scrolls around neck. The jar is covered with a clear glaze and is missing the dome capped lid. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Jar
1628 – 1644
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1975/1.82
A small jar with a slightly tapered base and a shoulder that tapers to a narrow tall neck with a direct rim.  It is painted with underglaze cobalt blue with deer and floral designs, and covered in a clear glaze. 
Chinese (Chinese (culture or style))
Small Jar
1400 – 1599
Museum purchase made possible by the Margaret Watson Parker Art Collection Fund
1993/2.27
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