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Ceramic bowl

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Bowl of porcelain. Made in China, late Ming Dynasty or Kangxi.

Measurements:
h: 2 7/8 in; mouth diam: 5 3/8 in; base: 3 1/8 in

Provenance:
Frank Partridge & Sons, dealer; from whom purchased by Sir William Burrell, 15 May 1947, £43; by whom gifted to the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, 1947.

Printed sources

Manuscript sources
Frank Partridge & Sons Ltd., Sale Book 15/72, stock no.38265.
Sir William Burrell, Purchase Book 1947(1), p.71: ‘A Chinese porcelain bowl in bright royal blue with two lion head masks and three shaped feet. Flower shaped wood stand and cover with gilt barrel finial, Kanghsi. 3" high x 5 1/2" across’.

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Ceramic bowl (main image)
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What:
38_577, bowls, ceramics, porcelain

Who:
Dealer, Frank Partridge & Sons Ltd

Dates:
Sold by Frank Partridge & Sons 1947.

Periods:
IMPERIAL CHINA
Ming, 1368-1644
Qing, 1644-1911
Kangxi, 1662-1722

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