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Ceramic bowl

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Bowl of porcelain. Made in China. Reign of Kangxi.

Measurements:
h: 2 7/8 in; diam: 6 3/8 in

Provenance:
F. Howard Paget collection; from whom purchased by Bluett & Sons, 1 October 1945, £5; from whom purchased by Sir William Burrell, 23 October 1946, £22.10.0; by whom gifted to the Corporation of the City of Glasgow, 1946.

Manuscript sources
Bluett & Sons, Sales Day Book 19/170, 17 October 1946, srock no.2970: Imperial yellow bowl, K’anghsi. Diameter 6 3/8. Bought: F. Howard Paget, 1 October 1945, £5.
Sir William Burrell, Purchase Book 1946, p.62: ‘A Chinese porcelain bowl covered with an imperial yellow glaze. Kanghsi. 6 3/4" diam’.

What:
38_686, bowls, ceramics, porcelain

Who:
Dealer, Bluett & Sons
Collector, F. Howard Paget

Dates:
Sold by Bluett & Sons 1946.

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

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