Soup Tureen with Platter and LidArtist(s)Object Creation Date19th centuryMedium & SupportporcelainDimensions
9 1/4 x 12 x 9 in. (23.5 x 30.48 x 22.86 cm)Credit LineGift of William C. Weese, M.D., LSA '65Subject matter
During the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties, the blue and white ware industry became increasingly important because at this time, blue and white porcelain was not only known within the borders of China, it was also welcomed in the international trade market, initiating its imitation throughout Asia.
Blue and white porcelain soup tureen. Tureen has two handles on side with a matching lid and platter.Primary Object ClassificationCeramicCollection AreaAsianRights
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blue-and-white (ceramic glaze)
platters (carrying dishes)